28th Anniversary Congratulations on a victorious October!

Poster Number: PP 308
Category: Revolution
Poster Notes: This poster was created for the 28th anniversary of the October Revolution. The machine gun seen on the poster is the PPSH-41.
Media Size: 38x26
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: 1945
Editorial Information: Editor Z. L. Doktorov
Technical Information on Poster: No. 2995; Order No. 92; Price 1 ruble
Glavlit Directory Number: M-04372
Catalog Notes: PP 308 Revolution
Artist: Gordon, Mikhail Abramovich — Гордон, Михаил Абрамович

Gordon, Mikhail Abramovich
Гордон, Михайл Абрамович
Born Petrograd (St. Petersburg), September 29, 1918; Died St. Petersburg, January 3, 2003

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Printer: 24th Lithography Workshop of the Poligrafkniga Trust of Ogiz, Leningrad —

Historically, the 24th Lithography Workshop was owned by Fedor Kibbel' prior to Soviet nationalization. It was located at Kronverkskaia and Mir Streets in St. Petersburg (Petrograd). Shortly after the workshop was nationalized, it became the 1st State Lithography Workshop named in honor of Mikhail Pavlovich Tomskii (1880-1936), the head of the Soviet trade union and director of the State Publishing House. By the 1930s, this workshop became the 24th Lithography Workshop of Ogiz (Association of State Book and Magazine Publishers) and it was managed by the Poligrafkniga (Book and Magazine Printing) Trust.

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Publisher: Iskusstvo (Art Publishing House), Moscow-Leningrad — Искусство, Москва-Ленинград

Iskusstvo was the Art Publishing House (A.K.A. Visual Arts Publishing) that was created in 1936 from Ogiz-Izogiz (State Art and Literature Publishing House). It disseminated books and journals dealing with graphic design and the fine arts, and it issued numerous posters. Since the Iskusstvo banner was part of the State Printing Works in Leningrad (St. Petersburg) and Moscow, its two main offices were located in those two cities.

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