At the Construction site of MTS and State Farms #11 1935
M Prekhner, M Alpert, N Kuleshov, Ovzer, I Shagin, A Shults
- Year: 1935
- Country: Russia
- Language: Russian
- Subject: Current Affairs
- Dimensions: Width: 26.60cm Height: 36.90cm
At the Construction site of MTS and State Farms was Soviet art illustrated monthly magazine. It specialised in promoting the achievements of state and collective farm construction. The magazine by means of a photo essay and a photo reportage promoted "the best examples of honest work on the collective farm, the best examples of organisational activity at MTS and state farms, the best achievements in raising agriculture, culture and everyday life of collective farms and state farms”. It stood out as an independent publication from the journal "USSR in Construction". This issue is filmed by M Prekhner. M. Alpert, N. Kuleshov, Ovzer and I. Shagin are contributors to this issue. Designed by A. Shults, Soviet sculptor, master of easel and decorative monumental sculpture, teacher, art historian and artist. Honored Artist of the RSFSR. Theme and text by V. Shmerling, Russian Soviet writer, member of the Writers Union of the USSR. Published by IZOGIZ, 30 000 copies. Poor condition, tears, staining, creases, tears and loss of material on the spine and on the margins, pages are frayed. Some pages are partially detached. Fold out front cover is partially reinforced with white paper. Small pencil handwriting on the front and back cover.