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Poster Number: PP 811
Category: Revolution
Poster Notes: This is a stencil-technique work.
Media Size: 28x21
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: 1921
Technical Information on Poster: This poster appears to have been never published and is likely a single, one-off work.
Sources & Citation: Mercer and Middlesex Auctions, LLC., Catalog, September 2011.
Catalog Notes: PP 811 Revolution b
Artist: Department of Fine Arts Workshop Voronezh Region — Воронубагит ИЗО

The Department of Fine Arts (IZO) was part of Narkompros, the People’s Commissariat of Enlightenment (education). IZO was created within months of the October Revolution and among its scope of duties (carried out via its two main branches in Moscow and in Petrograd) was the development of widespread arts education and arts training. To this end, free workshops were created in the cities and provinces in addition to programs for training in the arts. There was a literary section of IZO and an architectural section devoted to museum restructuring and protection of antiquities in addition to other sections.

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