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MARSHAL J. V. STALIN On July 29, 1944, The Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the U.S.S.R. decorated Marshal J. V. Stalin, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Red Army, with the Order of Victory for exceptional services in organising and conducting offensiv

"LET US ALL STRIVE WITHOUT FAILING IN FAITH OR IN DUTY." - The Prime Minister

Russian
1944
Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons (English, 1886–1960)


Dimensions

Vertical: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2015.8346

Medium or Technique

Photogravure on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Back: divided. Mint.
Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.
FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. Printed in England

Signed

Signed by the Artist. '44

Provenance

Between 1950 and 2015, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in Europe and the United States; 2015, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 24, 2015)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder