1905 Glory to the Fighters of the Revolution

Poster Number: PP 269
Category: Revolution
Poster Notes: Poster commemorates the 50th anniversary of the uprisings against the tsar across the Imperial Russian Empire.
Media Size: 38x26
Poster Type: Offset
Publishing Date: 1955
Editorial Information: Editor P. Piskunov; Art Editor Iu. Boitman
Technical Information on Poster: [Approved] June 8, 1955; Publication No. 1011; Volume 1 sheet of paper; Order No. 407; Price 1 ruble
Glavlit Directory Number: Sh-06003
Catalog Notes: PP 269 Revolution
Artist: Tereshchenko, Nikolai Ivanovich — Терещенко, Николай Иванович
Printer: Leningrad Offset Printing Plant — Ленинградское Офсетная типография
The Leningrad Offset Printing Plant was located near Kronverkskaia and Mir Streets in Leningrad (St. Petersburg). Historically, the printer had roots in Imperial Russia as a large operation founded in 1881 by Theodore Kibbel (Fedor Fyodorovich Kibbel') until it was nationalized by the Soviets in 1917. After its initial nationalization, the printer's management (via a series of government-controlled printing trusts) and its name both changed over the decades until it ultimately became the Leningrad Offset Printing Plant ...
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Publisher: IzoGiz (State Publishing House of Fine Art), Moscow — Изогиз (Государственное издательство изобразительного искусства), Москва
The history of IzoGiz begins with the formation of Ogiz, the Association of the State Book and Magazine Publishers. In 1930, the Sovnarkom of the Russian Socialist Federative Soviet Republic established Ogiz to centralize publishing under a monopoly in order to eliminate duplication of printed material, to streamline and control publishing production and its output, and to create a base for marketing books, training and technical manuals. In 1931, the Central Committee of the USSR ordered certain ...
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