Defense of the USSR

Defense of the USSR

Artist: M.I. Makhviladze (Russian)

Date: 1928
Medium: poster
Dimensions:
Overall: 40 3/8 x 26 15/16 in. (102.5 x 68.5 cm)
Classification: PRINTS
Credit Line: Gift of Telford Taylor, Class of 1928
Object number: 64.29.5
DescriptionIcons of the Red Army (a revolutionary soldier, planes, and tanks) are illustrated flanked by pictures of leading Soviet military figures. In the background new buildings are being constructed, leading to a prosperous future, while the page is topped by red banners and quotes by Marx and Lenin.
Terms
  • soldier
  • military
  • portraits
  • Red Army
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