Lot 83

KSENOFONTOV, T. Glory to Stalin's Falcons!, 1944

Slava Stalinskim Sokolam [Glory to Stalin's Falcons!], a poster by Timofei Ksenofontov (1912-1990). Iskusstvo, Moscow, 1944, 59.5 x 86.5 cm.

While posters hailing Soviet aviators were produced all through the war, this poster's somewhat formal design suggests that it may have been produced to mark Aviation Day, celebrated yearly on August 18th. For information about the artist, see lot 72.

Opening Price: $700

Estimate: $700-$1000

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