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The Tsar And Faith

The Tsar And Faith "January 9, Year 1905" Publication of the Commission of the Presidium of the Central Executive Committee of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics on the organization of the celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Revolution of 1905.

Poster Number: PP 309
Category: Revolution
Poster Notes: Poster text is in Ukrainian, Belarusian, Georgian, Armenian, Azerbaijani and Russian languages. This poster commemorates the uprisings against the Tsar that occurred across the Imperial Russian Empire in 1905. The unrest led to the formation of a parliamentary government.
Media Size: 39.5x28
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: 1925
Technical Information on Poster: Moscow, 1925.
Glavlit Directory Number: 443711
Catalog Notes: PP 309 Revolution
Artist: Artist Unknown — неизвестный художник
The artist's name on the poster is not indicated. By assigning Artist Unknown to a poster it also could mean the artist used a chop mark whereby no signature is seen thus rendering the artist's identity anonymous.
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Printer: Goznak Printing Plant, Moscow —
Goznak is the Russian securities entity. It controls the mints that strike coins and manufacture orders, decorations, and commemorative medals. It prints currency and in the early period of Soviet history, it printed a selection of posters. The printer is named for Viacheslav Mikhailovich Molotov (1890-1986), Soviet Minister of Foreign Affairs.
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