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Остановить гонку вооружений
New Stockholm Appeal : stop the arms race


The Stockholm Appeal was an anti-nuclear war initiative of the Soviet backed World Peace Council, initiated in 1950. This was dismissed by Western governments as a propaganda exercise. The New Stockholm Appeal was an updated initiative begun in 1975. This poster depicting of an army of hands signing a document entitled 'New Stockholm Agreement', which morphs into a wall blocking the advance of a group of caricatured Western capitalists and imperialists. The Cyrillic title at bottom reads: 'Stop Armaments Race!' The printed signature of artist M. Abramov appears beneath the illustration at right. Texts in Russia on poster.

Author / Creator Abramov, Mark Alexandrovich
Format 1 poster : color ; 88 x 58 cm
Publisher [Plakat Publishing House]
Year 1976
Language Russian
HKBU Library collection Propaganda Art Collection
Work type Poster
Category Other countries
Keyword(s) Disarmament Peace Soviet Union
https://bcc.lib.hkbu.edu.hk/artcollection/k27-257
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Copyrighted CC BY-NC 4.0

Cite this image as: Abramov, Mark Alexandrovich, "Остановить гонку вооружений", in Hong Kong Baptist University Library Art Collections, accessed 25/07/2024, https://bcc.lib.hkbu.edu.hk/artcollection/k27-257.

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