108: ANTONCHENKO, A. 42nd October. Glory To the Heroic
42 Oktyabr. Sovetskomu Stroyu, Narodu-Geroyu Slava! [42nd October. Glory To the Soviet System of Governance and To the Heroic Soviet People!], a poster by Anatoly Antonchenko (1912-?). Published by IZOGIZ, Moscow, 1959, 98 x 56.5 cm.
The latest Soviet space achievement (Luna-2 becoming the first probe to land on the Moon) is chosen as the perfect expression of the success of the October Revolution.
For additional notes about the artist, see lot 104.
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