80s Posters from the Soviet Union

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bubbie
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Mon Jun 26, 2017 12:40 pm

TOTM wrote:Ja, geezer's looks legit, tjinoh I'm not so sure about... Not trying to burst bubbles or anything & more than likely completely wrong & off target as well but yours don't strike me as '80s design, let alone Ruskie! Let us know how you get on though, be as interested as you I'm sure...
They definitely are from the 80s. And they definitely represent the agenda of Soviets in the 80s. I would grab them myself if I had a chance. Really dig this kind of stuff.
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tweetick
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Tue Jun 27, 2017 10:55 pm

This book is a terrific resource. It does not provide values, but it's a great overview of the history of Soviet film posters. It's a Taschen, so it's nicely printed, too.
https://www.amazon.com/Film-Posters-Rus ... lm+posters

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I just noticed that the above link is for a new edition. I have the jumbo old edition below. I can't speak to the new edition.
https://www.amazon.com/Posters-Russian- ... lm+posters
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