Let’s Complete Collectivization. Let's Complete the Victory in the Socialist Remaking of Agriculture

Poster Number: PP 1095
Category: Agriculture
Poster Notes:

Paper in hand of farmer reads: "Collective declaration [to join] the kolkhoz”.
Bottom margin of poster is trimmed.

Media Size: 36x25
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: 1931
Catalog Notes: PP 1095 Agriculture b
Artist: Kokorekin, Aleksei Alekseevich — Кокорекин, Алексей Алексеевич

Aleksei Alekseevich Kokorekin was born in a part of Imperial Russia that is today Kyrgyzstan. In 1918 Kokorekin attended the Krasnodar School of Painting and Sculpture. In 1929, he graduated from the Kuban' Pedagogical School in Krasnodar. While in Krasnodar, he worked both as a poster designer and a decorator for the Krasnodarskii Theater. Shortly after his graduation, he moved to Moscow and began contributing designs to IZOGIZ State Publishing House. In 1933-'34, he created book and magazine illustrations while at the same time producing easel paintings.