Where a Troika went down, a Pair will not make do.

Poster Number: PP 808
Category: Civil War
Poster Notes: Deceased Imperial generals illustrated on the poster are: Anton Denikin, Alexander Kolchak and Nikolai Iudenich. Pulling the wagon are Peter Vrangel’ (another general) and a Pan (Polish lord) being whipped by the Entente of allies from WWI. Next to the Entente is a bourgeois man with rubles. At rear is a pomeshchik (landed estate owner), then a social predator, and Tsar Nicholas II; Top margin reads "RSFSR Workers of the World Unite!"
Media Size: Please inquire
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: 1920
Technical Information on Poster: No. 113; [Printed at] Piatnitskoe Department, Moscow, 71 Piatnitskaia Street
Catalog Notes: PP 808 Civil War b
Artist: Moor (Orlov), Dmitrii Stakhievich — Моор (Орлов), Дмитрий Стахиевич
Dmitrii Stakhievich Moor (birth surname Orlov) was born into the family of a mining engineer and did not receive formal artistic education. After moving to Moscow in 1898, and between 1902 and 1906, he actively participated in the city’s revolutionary movement, specifically taking part in the failed 1905 Revolution. While working at the Anatolii Mamontov printing shop, he submitted his drawings to periodicals. In 1908, he began to publish his cartoons in satirical journals, namely in Budil'nik [Alarm Clock]. Wh...
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Printer: 1st State Typo-lithography Workshop, Moscow (formerly Sytin) — 1-я Государственная типо-литография, Москва (до Сытина)
The 1st State Typo-lithography Workshop began as the Sharapov-Sytin Partnership in the era before the Russian Revolution. Ivan Dmitrievich Sytin (1851-1934) was the son of a peasant from the Kostroma region northeast of Moscow. In the 1860s, Sytin worked in Moscow as an apprentice and then as the manager for a printing shop owned by Peter Nikolaevich Sharapov. In 1879, Sytin opened his own printing shop in Moscow using a single press. By the start of ...
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Publisher: Litizdat (Literary and Publishing Department of the Political Directorate of the Revolutionary Military Council of the Republic) — Литиздат
Litizdat (Literaturno-izdatel'skii otdel politicheskogo upravleniia RVSR) was established in June 1919 by order of the Department of the Political Directorate (PUR) of the Revolutionary Military Council of the Republic (RVSR). A formal decree approved its existence in October that year. Due to the hierarchy of Litizdat's formation, its title is often abbreviated as Litizdat PUR RVSR on publications it issued. As the main publishing arm for the Red Army and the Red Navy, Litizdat distributed a ...
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