On Berlin's "Avenue of Victories"

A work made of stencil.

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  • A work made of stencil.

Date:

May 12, 1945

Artist:

Pavel Sokolov-Skalya
(Born Strel’nia, 1899; died Moscow, 1961)
Vasilii Ivanovich Lebedev-Kumach
(Born Moscow, 1898; died Moscow, 1949)

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Artist

Pavel P. Sokolov-Skalia

Title

On Berlin's "Avenue of Victories"

Origin

Soviet Union

Date

1945

Medium

Stencil

Inscriptions

Berlin raised its hands and shouted “Kaput!” Our tanks advance along the “Avenue of Victories”: Frederick is frightened and Bismarck trembles, And Hitler's shadow flees without a backward glance. And even the name “Avenue of Victories” has apparently Changed to the “Avenue of Kaput!”

Dimensions

1655 x 860 mm

Credit Line

Gift of the USSR Society for Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries

Reference Number

2010.189

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