Item 2008.005.07.005 - Soviet power is the way to socialism

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Soviet power is the way to socialism

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  • Attributions and conjectures: Translated title - first line of poster

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  • 1988 (Creation)
    Poltorak, Yu.

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1 poster: poster enveloped in plastic wrap backed by foam core; 97 x 66 cm

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Large poster enveloped in plastic wrap with foam core backing shows image of Vladimir Illyich Lenin looking stern with fist raised, on red background with white highlights and writing. Hook to hang poster on verso. It reads, "Soviet power is the way to socialism, found in masses of workers and therefore - faithful and therefore - invincible." Lenin is holding the Soviet newspaper Pravda in his hand. The editor was A. Gromov, the artistic editor was A. Pastukhov and the technical editor was T. Onosovskaya.

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  • Russian

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Right bottom: Artist J.Poltorak and copyright info. Vladimir Illyich Lenin's signature. As per donation catalogue, text reads: "Soviet Power is the way to Socialism. Ruled by Workers it therefore is Right , and therefore is Unbeatable." Print date on bottom right corner: 1988. Marked in pencil: 2.

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