Comrade citizens of Leningrad! Let's meet honorably the thirtieth anniversary of the Great October with the fulfillment of second-year plan of the new Stalin Five-Year Plan by November 7, 1947!

Poster Number: PP 112
Category: Economy
Media Size: 35x26.5
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Publishing Date: 1947
Editorial Information: Editor N. Dembo
Technical Information on Poster: Publication No. 47; Volume 1 sheet of paper; Order No. 939; Price 1 ruble; [Printed at] 9 Kronverkskaia Street
Glavlit Directory Number: M-05508
Catalog Notes: PP 112 Economy
Artist: Gordon, Mikhail Abramovich — Гордон, Михаил Абрамович

Gordon, Mikhail Abramovich
Гордон, Михайл Абрамович
Born Petrograd (St. Petersburg), September 29, 1918; Died St. Petersburg, January 3, 2003

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Printer: 24th Lithography Workshop of the Poligrafkniga Trust of Ogiz, Leningrad —

Historically, the 24th Lithography Workshop was owned by Fedor Kibbel' prior to Soviet nationalization. It was located at Kronverkskaia and Mir Streets in St. Petersburg (Petrograd). Shortly after the workshop was nationalized, it became the 1st State Lithography Workshop named in honor of Mikhail Pavlovich Tomskii (1880-1936), the head of the Soviet trade union and director of the State Publishing House. By the 1930s, this workshop became the 24th Lithography Workshop of Ogiz (Association of State Book and Magazine Publishers) and it was managed by the Poligrafkniga (Book and Magazine Printing) Trust.

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Publisher: Iskusstvo (Art Publishing House), Moscow-Leningrad — Искусство, Москва-Ленинград

Iskusstvo was the Art Publishing House (A.K.A. Visual Arts Publishing) that was created in 1936 from Ogiz-Izogiz (State Art and Literature Publishing House). It disseminated books and journals dealing with graphic design and the fine arts, and it issued numerous posters. Since the Iskusstvo banner was part of the State Printing Works in Leningrad (St. Petersburg) and Moscow, its two main offices were located in those two cities.

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