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Poster Number: PP 1118
Category: Events
Poster Notes: Poster is in Russian language. Should you know the English translation of this poster, email the webmaster. Poster calls for city elections in Moscow.
Media Size: 39.5x29.5
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: c.1925
Technical Information on Poster: Izo Studios, Moscow Proletkul'tura
Glavlit Directory Number: 14256. Mosgublit, Moscow provincial office section of Glavlit
Catalog Notes: PP 1118 Events b
Artist: Proletkult (Proletarian Culture) Studios — Пролетарская Культура (Пролеткульт)
Proletarskaia Kultura (Proletarian Culture) was known by its portmanteau name, Proletkult. Its formation was supposed to provide the foundations for a new, worker-based art form, "liberated from bourgeois, pre-Soviet culture." Proletkult's manifesto was simple: 1) proletarian culture equals communism, 2) Proletkult is the responsibility of the Russian Communist Party, 3) proletariat class equals the Russian Communist Party that equals Soviet power. Following the consolidation of all independent artists' clubs and organizations in 1932, Proletkult was dismantled by ...
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Printer: Mospoligraf (Moscow Polygraphic), Moscow — Мосполиграф, Москва
Mospoligraf was a state-owned printing trust located in Moscow. When the Soviet Union formulated a plan in 1921 to consolidate the nation’s largest and best printing operators into state-owned trusts; Mospoligraf was organized in 1922 to carry out consolidation of the Moscow printing industry. With a staff of over two thousand, Mospoligraf was the second-largest printing trust organized in Moscow outside of the Mospechat’ trust, and it oversaw a myriad of houses under local printing sections such...
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