On the Leninist Course to the Victory of Communism!

Poster Number: PP 986
Category: Lenin
Poster Notes: [Names of newspapers] Pravda (Truth), Komsomol Pravda, Iskra (Spark).
Media Size: 44x24
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Publishing Date: 1962
Technical Information on Poster: [Printing] Workshop of the Moscow Regional Sovnarkhoz, 28 Valovaia Street, No. Zh-54, Moscow.
Catalog Notes: PP 986 Lenin
Artist: Belopol'skii, Boris Naumovich — Белопольский, Борис Наумович
Printer: 1st Exemplary Typography Workshop named for A. A. Zhdanov, Moscow — 1-я Образцовая типография им. А.А. Жданова

The 1st Exemplary Typography Workshop was named in honor of Andrei Alexandrovich Zhdanov (1896-1948), a Soviet military leader and a senior member of the Politburo who died in 1948. Reportedly, Andrei Zhdanov controlled the atomic espionage division of the USSR and he was Josef Stalin's closest confidant.

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".