Forward, to New Victories in Socialist Construction!

Poster Number: PP 848
Category: Stalin
Poster Notes: The central figure is Stalin wearing the uniform of a Red Army Marshall as he was depicted during and after World War II. Identifiable figures to his right include a soldier, a coal miner, women collective farmers.
Media Size: Please inquire
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: 1946
Editorial Information: Illegible
Technical Information on Poster: Publication No. 6900. Size 2 full sheets, Second Print Run...M306
Glavlit Directory Number: A 24278
Catalog Notes: PP 848 Stalin b
Artist: Toidze, Iraklii Moiseevich — Тоидзе, Ираклий Моисеевич
Publisher: Iskusstvo (Art Publishing House), Moscow-Leningrad — Искусство, Москва-Ленинград

Iskusstvo was the Art Publishing House (A.K.A. Visual Arts Publishing) that was created in 1936 from Ogiz-Izogiz (State Art and Literature Publishing House). It disseminated books and journals dealing with graphic design and the fine arts, and it issued numerous posters. Since the Iskusstvo banner was part of the State Printing Works in Leningrad (St. Petersburg) and Moscow, its two main offices were located in those two cities.

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