Repin and the White-Finnish Savages

A work made of stencil.

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  • A work made of stencil.

Date:

August 4, 1944

Artist:

Petr Mitrofanovich Shukhmin
(Born Voronezh, 1894; died Moscow, 1955)
Dem’ian Bednyi
(Born Gubovka, 1883; died Moscow, 1945)

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Artist

Petr M. Shukhmin

Title

Repin and the White-Finnish Savages

Origin

Soviet Union

Date

1944

Medium

Stencil

Inscriptions

Here our great Repin lived But the slimy band of gorillas Has completely burnt down his “Penates.” This act has clearly shown That the White-Finnish soldiers Have learned well from the Germans. -Burn! Pillage! Grab! Take! On the day of final reckoning These savages will pay The punishment for their crimes, And will know what it means to ruin The altars of our culture!

Dimensions

1860 x 867 mm

Credit Line

Gift of the USSR Society for Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries

Reference Number

2010.162

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