Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev

Poster Number: PP 244
Category: Cold War
Poster Notes: This poster is shrink-wrapped on foamcore. The poster shows Mikhail Gorbachev, the final leader of the Soviet Union from 1985 until 1991. He resigned from office.
Media Size: 27x20
Poster Type: Offset
Publishing Date: 1987
Technical Information on Poster: Publication No. 0812711. Order No. 2522. Price 23 kopeks.
Catalog Notes: PP 244 Cold War (Shrink Wrap)
Artist: Artist Unknown — неизвестный художник

The artist's name on the poster is not indicated. By assigning Artist Unknown to a poster it also could mean the artist used a chop mark whereby no signature is seen thus rendering the artist's identity anonymous.

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Printer: Printer not indicated —
Publisher: Plakat (All-Union Poster), Moscow — Плакат

Plakat (All-Union Poster) was created in 1974 in Moscow through the work of the Union of Artists and the Central Committee of the Communist Party. The chief of its poster department was Dmitry Akimovich Isaev. Plakat publishers existed until 1991 whereupon it was renamed Panorama publishers.

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