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.
The printing house of the Russian Partnership was located on Mylnikov Lane in Moscow. During the Russian Revolution, the house was nationalized and became the 5th State Typolithography Workshop. In the years following its nationalization, the 5th Lithography was placed under the Mosoblpoligraf printing trust.
The Moscow Union of Consumer Societies (Moskovskii Soiuz Potrebitel'nykh Obshchestva), abbreviated as MSPO, was formed in 1897. In 1917, the Soviets reorganized it under an association of unions and also changed its name to the Central Union of Consumer Societies (Tsentrosoiuz). The structure of the union under Soviet control was built territories consisting of a regional union (raisoiuz), a provincial union (gubsoiuz) and a central union (Tsentrosoiuz).