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The Liberators of Pskov

A work made of stencil.

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  • A work made of stencil.

Date:

July 24, 1944

Artist:

Aleksandr Timofeevich Danilichev
(Born Zhdanovo, 1921; died Moscow, 1994)
Dem’ian Bednyi
(Born Gubovka, 1883; died Moscow, 1945)

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Artist

Aleksandr Timofeevich Danilichev

Title

The Liberators of Pskov

Origin

Russia

Date

1944

Medium

Stencil

Inscriptions

The legends of Lake Chud, The great feats of antiquity, Are once again resurrected By the liberators of Pskov! The heroic forefathers are welcoming Their valiant descendants Here, where amidst the ashes and debris, Crumpling the standards in their final hour, The German savages roared. Pskov welcomes its warriors joyfully, Upholding its ancient tradition, And Moscow crowns them with glory For their new military feat!

Dimensions

1705 x 862 mm

Credit Line

Gift of the USSR Society for Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries

Reference Number

2010.75

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