Happy Holiday, Comrades!

Poster Number: PP 876
Category: Events
Poster Notes: The poster celebrates March 8th, International Women’s Day.
Media Size: Please inquire
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: 1954
Editorial Information: Editor E. Povolotskaia
Technical Information on Poster: [Submitted] February 24, 1954; Publication No. 591; Size: 1 large sheet; Order No. 2845; Price 1 ruble
Glavlit Directory Number: A 02615
Catalog Notes: PP 876 Events b
Artist: Kokorekin, Aleksei Alekseevich — Кокорекин, Алексей Алексеевич

Aleksei Alekseevich Kokorekin was born in a part of Imperial Russia that is today Kyrgyzstan. In 1918 Kokorekin attended the Krasnodar School of Painting and Sculpture. In 1929, he graduated from the Kuban' Pedagogical School in Krasnodar. While in Krasnodar, he worked both as a poster designer and a decorator for the Krasnodarskii Theater. Shortly after his graduation, he moved to Moscow and began contributing designs to IZOGIZ State Publishing House. In 1933-'34, he created book and magazine illustrations while at the same time producing easel paintings.

Printer: 3rd Krasnii Proletarii (Red Proletarian) Typography Workshop of Soiuzpoligrafprom, Moscow — 3-я типография Красный пролетарий Союзполиграфпрома

The 3rd Krasnii Proletarii Krasnii Proletarii Typography Workshop of Soiuzpoligrafprom (All-Union Association of Printing Enterprises) was located at 16 Krasnoproletarskaia Street in Moscow.

Publisher: IzoGiz (State Publishing House of Fine Art), Moscow —

Izogiz was the fine arts section of Ogiz publishing. In 1963, Izogiz was re-named Sovetskii khudozhnik, "Soviet Artist".