”Pozharnie - soldatam” [From Firemen - to Soldiers], a poster by Nikolai Pashkov (1880-1960) and Georgy Pashkov (1886-1925). Published by A. Levinson, Moscow, 1915. 52.5 x 36.5 cm.
This poster promoted the December 1915 charity drive sponsored by the Moscow Firemen and organized by the Committee for Welfare of Soldiers and Their Families.
Graduates of the Stroganov Art School, brothers Pavel, Nikolai, and Georgy Pashkov were successful Moscow artists. Both were highly regarded as decorators; for working on a number of important decorating projects sponsored by the Royal family, they received the honorary title of Court Artists. They also worked in the field of commercial advertising; in particular, Georgy Pashkov produced a considerable number of pre-WWI advertising posters.
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