Creator

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Creation Date

1920

Description

Soviet poster commemorating the third Anniversary of the October revolution. English translation for text in lower register: "Comrade! Having tripled our energy / Through the lines of guns and hackles of bayonets / Let’s have a joyful meeting in a bloody battle of / The third anniversary of the October Revolution! / It [the revolution] guarantees our imminent victory / We will never again be slaves! / After temporary setbacks and misfortunes / We march towards a joyous kingdom of labor. / Slain with the proletarian sword, / With its last gasp the dragon of imperialism opens its jaws. / The Soviet, federative, Socialist, and world / Republic: Long live her power!".

Measurements

68.58 x 48.26 cm (27 x 19 inches)

Culture

Russian

Materials/Techniques

silkscreen

Keywords

Posters; Propaganda; Russia; Union of Soviet Socialist Republics

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