Apsit (1880-1944) - Soviet artist. Born in Riga.
1898-1899 studied in St. Petersburg . Active in St. Petersburg and Moscow until
1920. 1902-1907 Illustrations for magazines Homeland , "Star" and
"Field" , the works of Russian classics, cartoons for the satirical
magazine (" Zeitgeist " and others) ; posters .
1900-1910 - was a member of the Moscow Art Circle "Wednesday".
1906-1917 Cooperation with Moscow's publishers Sytin I. and A. Stupin .
Since 1918 was one of the founders and the leading masters of the Soviet
political revolutionary posters .
Moved to in Latvia in 1921. Died in 1944 in Germany.
Artist signed his work as : A- t, Asp , A. Petrov, Osinin , Skiff .
Советский политический агитационный плакат: "Граждане! Сдавайте оружие"
(Апситис) Александр Петрович (1880 – 1944)
107 x 71,5 см