I will vote for the candidates of the Communist and Non-Aligned block!

Poster Number: PP 675
Category: Events
Poster Notes: [On banner behind the woman] Everybody to the February 10, 1946 elections for the members of the supreme council of the USSR
Media Size: 37.5x27
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Publishing Date: 1946
Technical Information on Poster: Publication No. 6896. Н-8. Volume 2 sheets of paper. Price 1 ruble.
Glavlit Directory Number: A 24305.
Catalog Notes: PP 675 Events b; Sister Poster PP 948
Artist: Vatolina, Nina Nikolaevicha — Ватолина, Нина Николаевна

Nina Vatolina began producing posters in late 1930s and she went to become one of the leading Soviet poster artists of all time. She was a graduate of the Ogiz Technical School for Arts and of the Moscow Art Institute (class of 1942). Vatolina additionally acquired illustration skills from the master poster designer Viktor Deni. In fact, Deni considered Vatolina one of his most talented students.

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Printer: Printer not indicated —
Publisher: Iskusstvo (Art Publishing House), Moscow-Leningrad — Искусство, Москва-Ленинград

Iskusstvo was the Art Publishing House (A.K.A. Visual Arts Publishing) that was created in 1936 from Ogiz-Izogiz (State Art and Literature Publishing House). It disseminated books and journals dealing with graphic design and the fine arts, and it issued numerous posters. Since the Iskusstvo banner was part of the State Printing Works in Leningrad (St. Petersburg) and Moscow, its two main offices were located in those two cities.

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