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Peace M P

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Russia (probably, made)

  • Date:

    1989 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Vorobyof, Alexander, born 1952 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Preliminary acrylic pigment and kaolinite on white board

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case LD, shelf 11

Physical description

A design for a poster showing the communist hammer and sickle encircled by a crown of thorns.

Place of Origin

Russia (probably, made)


1989 (made)


Vorobyof, Alexander, born 1952 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Preliminary acrylic pigment and kaolinite on white board

Marks and inscriptions

'A Vorobyof'
Signed on the back in red ball-point pen

Lettered in acrylic pigment with title


Height: 90 cm, Width: 59.9 cm

Object history note

This poster design has never been shown in the USSR.

Descriptive line

Design for a poster by Alexander Vorobyof, 'Peace MNP', acrylic pigment and kaolinite on board, 1989

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1991


Board; Acrylic; Kaolinite


Drawing; Painting

Subjects depicted

Hammer and sickle; Crown of thorns; Communism


Drawings; Posters; Politics; Propaganda; Designs


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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