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In the fight against Imperialist wars!

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In the fight against Imperialist wars!

Artist: Nikolai Georgievich Kotov (Russian, 1889-1968)

Date: 1929
Medium: poster
Dimensions:
Overall: 40 1/2 x 26 11/16 in. (102.8 x 67.8 cm)
Classification: PRINTS
Credit Line: Gift of Telford Taylor, Class of 1928
Object number: 64.29.22
DescriptionA giant machine of war (carrying imperialists, bourgeoisie, and clergy) roles over the trenches crushing helpless, horrified, and disfigured soldiers. From the heavens above this terror, a giant socialist fist raises a hammer with which it will crush the war machine and end this senseless fighting and dying.
Terms
  • WWI
  • USSR
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