Königsberg Is Taken!

A work made of stencil.

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Date:

April 10, 1945

Artist:

Mikhail Mikhailovich Solov’ev
(Born Moscow, 1905; died Moscow, 1990)
Aleksei Ivanovich Mashistov
(Birth and death dates unknown)

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Artist

Mikhail M. Solov'ev

Title

Königsberg Is Taken!

Origin

Soviet Union

Date

1945

Medium

Stencil

Inscriptions

In translation, Königsberg means, “Royal Mountain.” To the thunder of the Russians’ triumphant “Hurrah!” One more enemy fortress has fallen, And the “royal mountain” has become Yet another pass we have crossed!

Dimensions

1773 x 850 mm

Credit Line

Gift of the USSR Society for Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries

Reference Number

2010.204

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