We are the Young Owners of the Land!

Poster Number: PP 481
Category: Youth
Poster Notes: This poster is oversized.
Media Size: 86.5x33
Poster Type: Offset
Publishing Date: 1958
Editorial Information: Text Editor M. Sergeeva.
Technical Information on Poster: Izo No. 1-735; Printing February 19, 1958; Volume: 26.L; Order No. 789; Price 1 ruble, 50 kopeks.
Glavlit Directory Number: Sh 02231
Catalog Notes: PP 481 Youth (oversized)
Artist: Vatolina, Nina Nikolaevicha — Ватолина, Нина Николаевна

Nina Vatolina began producing posters in late 1930s and she went to become one of the leading Soviet poster artists of all time. She was a graduate of the Ogiz Technical School for Arts and of the Moscow Art Institute (class of 1942). Vatolina additionally acquired illustration skills from the master poster designer Viktor Deni. In fact, Deni considered Vatolina one of his most talented students.

Printer: Kalinin City Poligrafkombinat —

The Kalinin Poligrafkombinat was located at 5 Lenin Ave. (formerly Voroshilov Street) in Kalinin (now known as Tver), a city northwest of Moscow. Poligrafkombinat is the portmanteau word for "printing plant". Throughout its existence, the name of this printing plant changed depending on the various state-owned trusts that handled its management.

Publisher: IzoGiz (State Publishing House of Fine Art), Moscow —

Izogiz was the fine arts section of Ogiz publishing. In 1963, Izogiz was re-named Sovetskii khudozhnik, "Soviet Artist".