Lot 34

DENISOV, N. and VATOLINA, V. Citizen! Donate Warm Clothes for the Red Army!, 1941

Grazhdane, sdavaite tepliye veshi dlya Krasnoi Armii… [Citizen! Donate Warm Clothes for the Red Army!], a poster by Nikolai Denisov (1917-1982, Meritorious Art Worker of the Russian Federation) and Nina Vatolina (1915-2002). Iskusstvo, Moscow -Leningrad, 1941, 59 x 88.5 cm.

Just as during WWI and the Civil War, posters to support warm-clothing drives were produced in large numbers during the Great Patriotic War. See also lots 39, 48, and 56. For information about the artists, see lot 26.

Opening Price: $800

Estimate: $800-$1200

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