Lot 32

BEDAREV, O. Build a Sturdy Scaffold to Protect Those Working Below, 1941

Nad rabotayushimi vnizu soorudi prochny nastil [Build a Sturdy Scaffold to Protect Those Working Below], a poster by O. Bedarev. Narkomkhoz Publishing, Moscow, 1941, 41 x 28.5 cm.

An interesting safety poster, likely produced before the German invasion. Narkomkhoz, the Commissariat of Communal Properties, was in charge of upkeep and repair of city buildings.

We found no information about an artist by the name of O. Bedarev. Interestingly though, in our search we came across a several books dealing with safety issues that list O. Bedarev as their author.

Opening Price: $300

Estimate: $300-$450

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