First woman cosmonaut

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1963 in Moscow

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Soviet State Publishing House of Decorative/Fine Arts Moscow. Enquiries to Science Museum, London
Soviet State Publishing House of Decorative/Fine Arts Moscow. Enquiries to Science Museum, London

Poster, translated as the Light of (or Long live) the (World's) first woman (female) Cosmonaut; issued by the Soviet State Publishing House of Decorative/Fine Arts Moscow, 1963. Slogan title in Czech 'At Zije prvni kosmonautka sveta'; imprint in Russian. Featuring design of Vostok-6 and (photograph) HS portrait of Valentina Tereshkova in space helmet. [orbited Earth June 1963]. Lithograph, col. offset, 57 x 85 cm. In frame 67x95x2cm

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Category:
Art
Object Number:
1996-382
type:
poster
credit:
Christie's South Kensington Limited
status:
Permanent collection

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