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The Last Satellite

A work made of stencil.

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  • A work made of stencil.

Date:

October 5, 1944

Artist:

Petr Ashotovich Sarkisian
(Born Moscow, 1922; died Moscow, 1970)
Samuil Iakovlevich Marshak
(Born Voronezh, 1887; died Moscow, 1964)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Petr A. Sarkisian

Title

The Last Satellite

Place

Soviet Union (Object made in)

Date

Original 1944

Medium

Stencil

Inscriptions

At first Hitler had a “throne” That rested on four legs. First he lost one of his legs And then another – crack! Two legs left. And then just one, A quite unstable leg. But soon that one will snap as well. It won’t be long at all!

Dimensions

169 × 81 cm (66 9/16 × 31 15/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the USSR Society for Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries

Reference Number

2010.150

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