Long live the Red Army, the keen-eyed watchman of Soviet borders. Strengthen the defense of the USSR! The intervention of 1918 and 1919: Kornilov [former White Army General] Kaledin [former Kossack Commander] Krasnov [former White Army Cavalry General] [Partial translation]

Poster Number: PP 663
Category: Military
Poster Notes: Poster is framed; [Lower left corner of margin reads, “Red Army Memo,” the title of the poster].
Media Size: 38x27
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Publishing Date: 1932
Technical Information on Poster: Izogiz No. 5047; Submitted for production September 2, 1932; Approved for printing 1932; I-35, No. 857
Glavlit Directory Number: B-25314
Catalog Notes: PP 663 Military (framed)
Artist: Deni (Denisov), Viktor Nikolaevich — Дени (Денисов), Виктор Николаевич
Although known for his characterizations and posters that he signed with the pseudonym 'Deni'; Viktor Nikolayevich Denisov never received formal artistic education. Around 1906, Deni began exhibiting at the annual exhibitions of the Society of Independents in Saint Petersburg, as well as at the Salon of Humorists. In 1910, he took private lessons in painting and drawing from the artist-portraitist Nikolai P. Ulianov and that same year, he became active in the field of political caricature, contributing ...
Printer: Printer not indicated —
Publisher: Ogiz-IzoGiz, Moscow-Leningrad — Огиз-Изогиз, Москва-Ленинград
Ogiz was the Association of the State Book and Magazine Publishers. Its main offices were located in Moscow and in Leningrad. The Sovnarkom of the Russian Socialist Federative Soviet Republic established Ogiz in 1930 to centralize publishing activities under a state monopoly in order to eliminate duplication of printed material, streamline and control publishing production and output, and to create a base for marketing books, training and technical manuals. In 1931, the Central Committee of the USSR ...