Windows on the War: Soviet Tass Posters at Home and Abroad 1941-1945 by Peter Kort Zegers and Douglas W Druick – review

An extraordinary discovery was made in 1997 at the Art Institute of Chicago: 26 thick rolls of paper, which crumbled to the touch, were found at the back of a cupboard. After being put in a humidity chamber, where the paper was softened, 157 Soviet wartime stencilled posters were revealed, celebrating the three-flag alliance between […]