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Straining in Vain

A work made of stencil.

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  • A work made of stencil.

Date:

November 23, 1944

Artist:

Nikolai Fedorovich Denisovskii
(Born Moscow, 1901; died Moscow, 1981)
Mikhail Maksimovich Vershinin
(Born 1923; died 1986)

About this artwork

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Prints and Drawings

Artist

Nikolai F. Denisovskii

Title

Straining in Vain

Origin

Soviet Union

Date

1944

Medium

Stencil

Inscriptions

Despite the fact that Germany’s human resources are exhausted, the Fascists keep announcing new “super-total” mobilizations. Plucked clean from all ends There sits the blood-drinking vulture. But no matter how hard he tries, He cannot get his chicks to hatch.

Dimensions

1474 × 1123 mm

Credit Line

Gift of the USSR Society for Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries

Reference Number

2010.79

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