Lenin.

Poster Number: PP 692
Category: Lenin
Poster Notes: This poster likely had a black border (now trimmed) and was used as a commemorative following the death of Vladimir Lenin in 1924.
Media Size: 18x14
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: 1927
Technical Information on Poster: No. 287 2682; Price 5 kopeks
Glavlit Directory Number: A-6945
Catalog Notes: PP 692 Lenin
Artist: Illegible Name — Неразборчивое Имя
Printer: Typolithography Workshop of Geokartprom V.T.U. (Millitary Topographic Directorate) —

In 1918, the Soviets nationalized the Moscow-based printing workshop at 9 Bol'shaia Polianka Street (later named Soviet Street) belonging to brothers Wilhelm Theodor Mehnert and Herman Julius Mehnert. The building housing the workshop was founded by Julius Kirsten in the 1890s.

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Publisher: A.Kh.R. (Association of Artists of the Revolution) —

The Association of Artists of the Revolution was an artist cooperative from 1928 to 1932. From 1922-1928 it was called the Association of Artists of Revolutionary Russia.

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