Lot 77

UNIDENTIFIED ARTIST. Let the Heroic Images of Our Ancestors Inspire Us in This Battle! (Ker-Ogly), 1943

Pust' vdokhnovlyayet nas v etoy bor'be muzhestvenny obraz nashikh velikikh predkov! (Ker-Ogly) [Let the Heroic Images of Our Ancestors Inspire Us in This Battle! (Ker-Ogly)], a bilingual (Russian-Azeri) poster by an unidentified artist. Azernashr, Baku, 1943, 54.5 x 75.5 cm.

This poster is very similar to (modeled after?) the posters of V. Ivanov's cycle sharing the same bottom caption (see, e.g., lot 50.) Being produced in Azerbaijan, it features Ker-Ogly, the hero of an Azeri folk epic.

Opening Price: $600

Estimate: $600-$900

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