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Poster Number: PP 117
Category: Workers
Media Size: 36.5x27
Poster Type: Offset
Publishing Date: 1955
Editorial Information: Editor E. Povolotskaia
Technical Information on Poster: [Approved] October 20, 1955; Publication No. 0306; Volume 1 sheet of paper; Order No. 1029; Price 1 ruble; 1st Department for the Printing Industry
Glavlit Directory Number: Sh06956
Catalog Notes: PP 117 Workers
Artist: Belopol'skii, Boris Naumovich — Белопольский, Борис Наумович
Printer: 1st Exemplary Typography Workshop named for A. A. Zhdanov, Moscow — 1-я Образцовая типография им. А.А. Жданова

The 1st Exemplary Typography Workshop was named in honor of Andrei Alexandrovich Zhdanov (1896-1948), a Soviet military leader and a senior member of the Politburo who died in 1948. Reportedly, Andrei Zhdanov controlled the atomic espionage division of the USSR and he was Josef Stalin's closest confidant.

Publisher: IzoGiz (State Publishing House of Fine Art), Moscow —

Izogiz was the fine arts section of Ogiz publishing. In 1963, Izogiz was re-named Sovetskii khudozhnik, "Soviet Artist".