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Dmitry Moor
A RED PRESENT TO THE WHITE GENTLEMAN, 1920
JUMP TO LOT
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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, UNITED STATES

Dmitry Moor
A RED PRESENT TO THE WHITE GENTLEMAN, 1920
JUMP TO LOT

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Dmitry Moor
1883 - 1946
A RED PRESENT TO THE WHITE GENTLEMAN, 1920

Catalogue Note

Moscow: Literaturno-izdatelsky otdel Politupravleniya RV R.
Edition: 30,000

A leading artist of early Soviet propaganda posters, Dmitry Stakhievich Orlov adopted the pseudonym 'Moor' after the principal character in Schiller's Robbers, an idealistic anarchist. His Civil War posters A Red Present and Did You Volunteer? have become iconic images of this period.

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