An Inglorious End

A work made of stencil.

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  • A work made of stencil.

Date:

after May 8, 1945

Artist:

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

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Prints and Drawings

Artist

Petr M. Shukhmin

Title

An Inglorious End

Origin

Soviet Union

Date

1945

Medium

Stencil

Inscriptions

In the picture, Marshal Zhukov Looks stern. “Are the Germans here?” “They’re awaiting orders.” “Let them come in!” The Germans – three, of the highest rank, For the reasons everybody knows Grimly scratch out with their pens. Having lost the war, in Berlin They have added their signature, “Kaput!”

Dimensions

1460 x 1235 mm

Credit Line

Gift of the USSR Society for Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries

Reference Number

2010.165

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