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Bolshevik Greetings to the Loyal Defenders of the Socialist Motherland! Long live our Red Army and the [Soviet] Navy!

Poster Number: PP 938
Category: Military
Media Size: 42x31.5
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Publishing Date: 1938
Editorial Information: Editor M. Ioffee; Technical Editor I. Kabanov
Technical Information on Poster: Submitted for production April 4, 1938. Approved for printing April 1, 1938; Publication No. 9496; Order No. 2124; Second edition, St[andard] format 73x104 [cm] 1 large sheet; Price 70 kopeks
Glavlit Directory Number: B-41718
Catalog Notes: PP 938 Military b
Artist: Vanetsian, Aram Vramshapu — Ванециан, Арам Врамшапу
Aram Vramshapu Vanetsian was born in what is today the Armenian city of Gyumri. From 1915 to 1918, he studied at the Stroganov School for Technical Drawing, and from 1920 to 1923, Vanetsian attended the Moscow VKhUTEMAS [Higher Art and Technical Studios] where painting was his study concentration. Of his portraits, the one he created in 1939 of the Russian writer and playwright Issac Babel turned out to be the last representation of the writer made during his lifetime. In 1940, ...
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Printer: 3rd Krasnii Proletarii (Red Proletarian) Typography Workshop of Poligrafkniga, Moscow — 3-я типография Красный пролетарий Полиграфкнига, Москва
The 3rd Krasnii Proletarii Typography Workshop of the Poligrafkniga (Book and Magazine Printing) was located at 16 Krasnoproletarskaia Street in Moscow. The 3rd Krasnii Proletarii originated under the ownership of Ivan Kushnerev, a Russian entrepreneur who founded the Kushnerev & Company Printing Shop in 1869 in Moscow. In 1919, the printer was nationalized by the Soviets and consigned to the Printing Section of the Moscow Economic Council (MSNKh).) It later became the 3rd Krasnii Proletarii Book Printing Plant ...
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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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