Selections from the works of Lenin in six volumes. Theory, when it reaches the masses, becomes a material force.

Poster Number: PP 564
Category: Lenin
Poster Notes: The poster is in Ukrainian language. It advertises Lenin’s written works and was published shortly after his death in 1924. On the back, a hand painted message reads, "If you don’t want to be poisoned by gasses, get gas masks for yourself and your family! February-March 1933"
Media Size: 29x2.5
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: c.1924
Technical Information on Poster: Order No. 4050.
Glavlit Directory Number: 5926. Ukrgolovlit, city section of Glavlit in Kharkov, Ukraine
Catalog Notes: PP 564 Lenin
Artist: Artist Unknown — неизвестный художник

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.

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Printer: UPP DVOU (Printing Industry Management/United State Publishing Association of Ukraine) —

Ukrknigotsentr" (Ukrainian Book Distributing Center) was an agency that collected libraries and books for the trade unions, factory reading rooms, collective farms, and district libraries. It distributed the publications of DVOU (United State Publishing Association of Ukraine). Their office was located at 11 Sergievskaia Square, Kharkov.

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