K12487 Soviet poster: "The Motherland!" K12487.01
Lot 1037
HOMELAND! [In Cyrillic:] Otchizna! ... Slava nauke, slava trudu! Slava sovetskomu stroju! [Homeland! Glory to science, glory to work! Glory to the Soviet system!] Moscow: 1958.
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HOMELAND!
[In Cyrillic:] Otchizna! ... Slava nauke, slava trudu! Slava sovetskomu stroju! [Homeland! Glory to science, glory to work! Glory to the Soviet system!] Moscow: 1958. Color lithographed poster after V. Victorov, 35½ x 22 inches. Framed. 2-inch tear at head, some creases.

The USSR and the star are the backdrop to Sputniks 1, 2, and 3 shooting into outer space.
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