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Lieutenant General Andrei Grigorevich Shkuro

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Russia (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1919 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Gift of the American Friends of the V&A; Gift to the American Friends by Leslie, Judith and Gabri Schreyer and Alice Schreyer Batko

  • Museum number:

    E.1855-2004

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 3G, shelf DR20

The poster is a part of a series of White Army posters that were created in order to glorify the image of the Army's military commanders.

Physical description

White Russian Civil War poster depicting Lieutenant General Andrei Grigorevich Shkuro.

Place of Origin

Russia (made)

Date

ca. 1919 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

"General-Lieutenant Andrey Grigor'evich Shkuro"
Translation from Russian
printed along lower margin

Dimensions

Height: 62.9 cm, Width: 40.3 cm

Descriptive line

White Russian Civil War poster publicising portrait of Lieutenant General Andrei Grigorevich Shkuro.

Materials

Paper; Ink

Subjects depicted

Propaganda; Ideology; Portrait; Communism; War; Politics

Categories

Prints; Propaganda; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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