Marquee Poster | First Cosmonaut 1961 Russian B1
This poster boldly proclaims “Советской науке–слава! Слава советского человека–первый космонавт!”, which roughly translates to “Soviet Science – Thanks! Glory to the Soviet people – The First Cosmonaut!” This is one of the earliest posters to celebrate the first manned journey into space on April 12, 1961 by Yuri Gagarin. Volekov depicts a heroic Gagarin holding... READ MORE