The war of the Capital destroys- -Labor Rebuilds

Poster Number: PP 544
Category: Workers
Poster Notes: On flags: Water supply week / Long live labor.
Media Size: 30.5x24.5
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: c.1919
Sources & Citation:

Soviet Posters of the era of the Civil War 1918-1921 by B. S. Butnik-Siverskii (1960), page 346, poster 2044
David-Fox, M. (2016). Revolution of the mind: Higher learning among the Bolsheviks, 1918-1929.

Catalog Notes: PP 544 Workers
Artist: Luzhkovskii, E. — Лужковский, Е.
Publisher: Political Directorate of the R.V.S.R. (Revolutionary Military Council of the Republic) — Политическое управление Революционного военного совета Республики (РВСР)

The Literary and Publishing Department of the Political Directorate of the Revolutionary Military Council of the Republic (R.V.S.R.) of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic (RSFSR) was also known as Litizdat in its portmanteau form. As a major publishing arm of the Red Army, Litizdat distributed 7.5 million posters, postcards and lubok-styled images from 1919 to 1922. Also see the publisher Litizdat.

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