Long live the day of harvest and collectivization – Holiday of the new socialist countryside. "Harrowing collectivized land is the first step toward socialist agriculture, a certain blow to farmer-exploiters. The first sheaf goes toward the industrialization of the USSR "

Poster Number: PP 138
Category: Agriculture
Media Size: 46.5x31
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: c.1930
Technical Information on Poster: From the original of the artist Khristoforov S. A., Price 60 kopeks.
Glavlit Directory Number: A 46548
Catalog Notes: PP 138 Agriculture
Artist: Khristoforov, Sergei Alexandrovich — Христофоров, Сергей Алехангрович
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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Publisher: A.Kh.R. (Association of Artists of the Revolution) — А.Х.Р (Ассоциация Художников Революции)
The Association of Artists of the Revolution was an artist cooperative from 1928 to 1932. From 1922-1928 it was called the Association of Artists of Revolutionary Russia. During the 1920s, the Association rose to prominence in the Soviet art world. It opened branches throughout the USSR, and it operated its own publishing house in Moscow at 25 Tsvetnoi Boulevard. The Association was abolished in 1932 when the government centralized a majority of independent arts organizations in the USSR.
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