Details
IMAGE number
NOV3743975
Title
Iskra. 1902. London., 1969 (pencil on paper)
Artist
Zhukov, Nikolay Nikolayevich (1908-73) / Russian
Location
Private Collection
Medium
pencil on paper
Date
1969 (C20th)
Description
Vladimir Lenin (1870-1924) editing 'Iskra'. political newspaper of Russian socialist emigrants established as the official organ of the Russian Social Democratic Labour Party (RSDLP). Due to political repression under Tsar Nicholas II, it was necessary to publish Iskra in exile and smuggle it into Russia. Initially, it was managed by Vladimir Lenin, moving as he moved. The first edition was published in Leipzig, Germany, on December 1, 1900. When Lenin was in London (1902–1903) the newspaper was edited from a small office at 37a Clerkenwell Green, EC1
Photo credit
Sputnik / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
reading / news / man / statesman / revolutionary / drawing / proof / socialist / socialism / russia / newspaper / political / 1900s / editing / publisher / proofing / politician / communist / male / politics / communism / russian / publishing / editor / leader / 1902 / iskra / lenin / vladimir lenin / Drawing / Mzdrawing
Availability
Dimension [pixels] Dimension in 300dpi [mm] File size [MB]
Large 4312 × 3544 px 365 × 300 mm 3 MB
Medium 1024 × 842 px 87 × 71 mm 1 MB
Small 600 × 493 px 51 × 42 mm 0 MB
Copyright
In copyright
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