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    Soviet Propaganda (Moscow, 1978). Full-Bleed Russian Poster (25.75" X 38.5") "CCCP: The Era of October, The Era of Great Accomplishments" (ЭРА ОКТЯБРА- ЭРА ВЕЛИКИХ СВЕРШЕНИЙ), N. Babin, I. Ovacapov and A. Yakushin Artwork.
    This poster was created for the success of the Interkosmos Missions led by the Soviet Union. These missions were the first to fly astronauts into space from countries other than the Soviet Union and the USA. The obvious propaganda of this poster is suggested by the correlation of the Russian revolution in October 1917 to the success of the Interkosmos missions of October 1978. The soviets also added the image of Yuri Gagarin to the poster, their Hero of the Soviet Union to remind one and all, that it was the CCCP who was leading other countries of the world into space. Touchup has been applied to minor corner bends and small tears in the borders. Very Fine on Linen.


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