Long live the blooming Soviet Ukraine, the unbreakable vanguard of the great USSR!

Poster Number: PP 575
Poster Notes: The man is wearing a very stylized version of what appears to be an Order of Lenin (type 1 design) while the woman is wearing a partially-covered GTO (Labor and Defense) 2nd class badge.
Media Size: 46.5x32
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: 1936
Editorial Information: Editor A. Kashirin. Technical Editor A. Rosenberg
Technical Information on Poster: Submitted for production September 10, 1936; Approved for production September 25, 1936; Order No. 1400; Format 72 x 110; Volume 1 sheet of paper 7.6 Kg; Price 80 kopeks
Glavlit Directory Number: 4349
Catalog Notes: PP 575 Communist Culture b
Artist: Dovzhenko, Grigorii Avksentievich — Довженко, Григорий Авксеньевич
Grigory Avksentevich Dovzhenko was a noted painter, monumental artist and muralist in the Ukrainian SSR. In 1928 Dovzhenko graduated from the Odessa Art Institute. Following graduation, he taught at the Kiev Art Institute and later in life, he was an instructor at the Kiev School of Decorative and Applied Arts. Upon commencing his professional career, Dovzhenko moved to Kiev. The majority of Dovzhenko’s murals are located in Kiev, Odessa, Dnepropetrovsk and, during the 1950s, he su...
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Publisher: Mistetstvo (Art Publishing House), Ukrainian SSR — Мистецтво (Искусство издательство Госкомиздата УССР)
Mistetstvo (Art Publishing House) was founded in Kharkov (Ukrainian SSR) between 1932-'34. It moved to Kiev in 1935. The publisher's chief output comprised of posters, portraits, artistic monographs and sheet music.
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