For 1971-1975 we shall reach an annual crop average of no less than 195 million tons!

Poster Number: PP 750
Category: Economy
Media Size: 39x27.5
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Publishing Date: 1971
Editorial Information: Editor L. Korostelev
Technical Information on Poster: [Approved] May 5, 1971; Publication No. 1-1410; Volume 1 sheet of paper; Order No. 370; Price 10 kopeks; 8-2-2/71
Glavlit Directory Number: A04319
Catalog Notes: PP 750 Economy b
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: Kalinin City Poligrafkombinat —

The Kalinin Poligrafkombinat was located at 5 Lenin Ave. (formerly Voroshilov Street) in Kalinin (now known as Tver), a city northwest of Moscow. Poligrafkombinat is the portmanteau word for "printing plant". Throughout its existence, the name of this printing plant changed depending on the various state-owned trusts that handled its management.

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Publisher: Izobrazitel’noe Iskusstvo (Fine Art Publishers) —

Izobrazitel'noe Iskusstvo was a publishing house dedicated to the fine arts. It produced monographs, books, textbooks and study guides all centered on the visual arts, as well as publishing postcards and posters. Prior to Izobrazitel'noe Iskusstvo's organization, Izogiz (State Publishing House of Fine Art) published the lion's share of fine arts material in the USSR.

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