SCW poster exhibit in Russia

May 28, 2010

Russia and Spain are making 2011 a year of mutual cultural-historical interest. Among other initiatives, ITAR-TASS reports, there will be a exhibit of masterpieces from the Prado at the Hermitage in St. Petersburg, and an show of the Russian collection of Spanish Civil War posters:

the Russians also want to hold an exhibition of posters of the Spanish Civil War, which at one time were given to Russia and which no longer exists in Spain itself. About 1,5 thousand posters are stored in the Museum of Contemporary History (formerly the Museum of the Revolution).

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