Glory to the party of Lenin! Glory to the hero-people, to the creator-people!

Poster Number: PP 650
Category: Workers
Poster Notes: Poster is framed.
Media Size: 52x32
Poster Type: Offset
Publishing Date: 1957
Editorial Information: Editor V. Lapshin; Technical Editor M. Gammer
Technical Information on Poster: [Approved] May 6, 1957; Publication No. 1-467; Order No. 452; 1 sheet of paper; Price 1 ruble
Glavlit Directory Number: Sh-04383
Catalog Notes: PP 650 Workers (framed)
Artist: Ivanov, Konstantin Konstantinovich — Иванов, Константин Константинович
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Artist: Briskin, Veniamin Markovich — Брискин, Вениамин Маркович
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Printer: Leningrad Offset Printing Plant — Ленинградское Офсетная типография
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Publisher: IzoGiz (State Publishing House of Fine Art), Moscow — Изогиз (Государственное издательство изобразительного искусства), Москва
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