Visible Signs of Communism. The growth of socialist industry has created a solid base for the increase of the material standard of life and of the culture of the Soviet people. From the thesis “50 years after the Great October Socialist Revolution.”

Poster Number: PP 526
Poster Notes: Poster highlights eight state-mandated benefits brought about by the October Revolution.
Media Size: 37.5x27.5
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: 1967
Editorial Information: Editor G. Shchetkin
Technical Information on Poster: [Approved] September 14, 1967; Publication No. 1-419; Volume 1 sheet of paper; Order No. 1989; Price 10 kopeks; 8-2-2 /67
Glavlit Directory Number: A13807.
Catalog Notes: PP 526 Communist Culture
Artist: Naryshkin, Viacheslav Aleksandrovich — Нарышкин, Вячеслав Александрович
Printer: 1st Exemplary Typography Workshop named for A. A. Zhdanov, Moscow — 1-я Образцовая типография им. А.А. Жданова

The 1st Exemplary Typography Workshop was named in honor of Andrei Alexandrovich Zhdanov (1896-1948), a Soviet military leader and a senior member of the Politburo who died in 1948. Reportedly, Andrei Zhdanov controlled the atomic espionage division of the USSR and he was Josef Stalin's closest confidant.

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Publisher: Sovetskii Khudozhnik (Soviet Artist), Moscow — Советский художник, Москва

Sovetskii Khudozhnik (Soviet Artist) was a publishing house that chiefly served the Artists’ Union of the USSR. The house was founded in Moscow in 1963 during a period of reorganization within the state publishing sector. Sovetskii Khudozhnik turned out albums, art reproductions, postcards and art books, catalogs, brochures and, posters. It also produced illustrated monographs on contemporary artists and collections. In the early 1990s, it was renamed Galart Publishing House.

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