books0977: Leningrader Musik – Festspiele (1934). J. Šebek….

books0977:

Leningrader Musik – Festspiele (1934). J. Šebek. Intourist, USSR. Poster.

The glory days of avant-garde design, Constructivism and photomontage in the Soviet Union had disappeared by the mid 1930s. Stalin preferred the smiling peasant form of Socialist Realism and the conservative artists obliged. As an exception, travel posters that were targeted to a public outside the country were designed with more flair. This is the German version.