Lot 22

VANETSIAN, A Bolshevist Greetings to Loyal Defenders of the Socialist Motherland, 1938

Bolshevistsky privet vernym zashitnikam sotsialisticheskoy Rodiny [Bolshevik Greetings to Loyal Defenders of the Socialist Motherland], a poster by Aram Vanetsian (1901 -1971). Iskusstvo, Moscow, 1938, 71 x102 cm.

Born in the Armenian city of Alexandropol (now Gyumri), graphic artist and painter Aram Vanetsian for most of his life lived in Moscow. He studied at Stroganov School (1916-1918) and at Moscow VKhUTEMAS (1920 -1923). A portraitist and books illustrator, in the 1930s and 1940s he was also active in poster production.

Opening Price: $1500

Estimate: $1500-$2250

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