Pavel Petrovich Sokolov-Skalia
(Born Strel'nia, 1899; died Moscow, 1961)
Vasilii Ivanovich Lebedev-Kumach
(Born Moscow, 1898; died Moscow, 1949)
Under the Sultry Sky of Argentina, TASS No. 1139, January 20, 1945
1735 x 850 mm
What should we think of such a picture?
What meaning’s in it? We understand:
In far-away, sultry Argentina
A den of thieves has been established!
Here with his loot there hurries
The Fascist scoundrel and bandit.
And the Argentine accepts
The bandit’s baggage as a gift.
Gift of the USSR Society for Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries, 2010.185