Poster Number: PP 800
Category: Stalin
Poster Notes: On the podium at Red Square in Moscow are Josef Stalin, Kliment Voroshilov and Lazar Kaganovich, three politicians and key figures of the Soviet Union's leadership until the 1950s.
Media Size: 44.5x28.5
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: 1940
Editorial Information: Editor K. Bush; Technical Editor K. Rasin’sh
Technical Information on Poster: Order No. 263; G.L.P. 3202; Am 30; Price 1.50 lats
Catalog Notes: PP 800 Stalin b
Artist: Finogenov, Konstantin Ivanovich — Финогенов, Константин Иванович
Konstantin Ivanovich Finogenov was a noted painter, draftsman and art instructor in the USSR. He began his artistic studies in 1924 in his home town of Tsaritsyn (now, Volograd). In 1925, he joined the A.Kh.R.R. (Association of Artists of Revolutionary Russia). Finogenov furthered his artistic education at the Leningrad VKhUTEIN [Higher Art and Technical Institute] in their graphic department. After the Institute moved to Moscow, Finogenov continued his studies at the Moscow Polygraphic Institute (...
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Printer: VAPP Cartographic Institute —
Publisher: VAPP (Department of State Book Publishers and Polygraphic Enterprises), Riga — ВАПП, художественное издательство
VAPP was the Department of State Book Publishers and Polygraphic Enterprises (Valsts apgādniecību un poligrāfisko uzņēmumu pārvaldes in Latvian). Founded in January 1941 with support from the Soviet Union and via Decree of the Latvian SSR People's Council of Commissars; VAPP controlled the stationary (paper) distribution, book selling repositories and nearly all printing and publishing operations within the Latvian SSR. Its headquarters were located at 11 Moskovskaia Street (today Teatrealnaia Street) in Rig...
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