Listen, Moscow speaks!

Poster Number: PP 1134
Media Size: 33x23.5
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Editorial Information: Editor A. Druzhkov
Technical Information on Poster: Approved for printing September 10, 1949; Format 2 sheets of paper; Printing No. 8195; Edition No. 488; Price 1 ruble
Glavlit Directory Number: A-12356
Catalog Notes: PP 1134 Communist Culture b
Artist: Govorkov, Viktor Ivanovich — Говорков, Виктор Иванович
Viktor Ivanovich Govorkov studied art in the studios of the Club for Soviet Workers in Vladivostok during the mid-1920s. From 1926 to 1930, Govorkov studied at VKhUTEIN [Higher Art and Technical Institute] in Moscow under the tutelage of Sergei Gerasimov where he concentrated in monumental art. His thesis at VKhUTEIN was a sketch for a panel intended for decoration on Red Square in preparation for the May Day festivities there in 1930. Upon his graduation he served ...
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Printer: 24th Lithography Workshop of Glavpoligrafizdat, Leningrad — 24-я Литографическая треста Главполиграфиздата по Совета Министров СССР, Ленинград
The 24th Lithography Workshop of Glavpoligrafizdat (Main Administration for Matters of Polygraphic Industry Publishing and Book Selling) was located at at Kronverkskaia and Mir Streets in Leningrad (St. Petersburg). Historically, the workshop had its roots in Imperial Russia as a large printing operation founded in 1881 by Theodore Kibbel (Fedor Fyodorovich Kibbel'). Shortly after the printer was nationalized by the Soviets, it became the 1st State Lithography Workshop and in 1924, it was named in honor of ...
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