Dmitry Moor

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Be on Guard! propaganda poster, depicting a red cavalryman in the Polish-Soviet War, with text by Trotsky.

D. Moor (Russian: Д. Моор) was the professional name of Dmitry Stakhievich Orlov (Russian: Дмитрий Стахиевич Орлов, 3 November 1883 in Novocherkassk; † 24 October 1946 in Moscow), a Russian artist noted for his propaganda posters.[1][2] The pseudonym "Moor" was taken from the name of the protagonists in Friedrich Schiller's play The Robbers.

He was also the chief artist for the Bezbozhnik ("Godless") magazine.[3]

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  1. ^ Dmitry Moor Archived 21 December 2007 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ "Proletarians of all countries, unite! – D. Moor – 1919". 18 March 2009. Retrieved 29 June 2013.
  3. ^ Журнал "БЕЗБОЖНИК", Москва, СССР Archived 23 July 2011 at the Wayback Machine (Bezbozhnik Magazine, Moscow, USSR). The page is in UTF-8 encoding. The caption to the front page picture of the No. 1 issue, by Dmitry Moor, shown in the article, is "We've finished with the earthly kings – now it's time to take care of the heavenly ones!"

External links[edit]

  • "Dmitry Moor". Retrieved 14 September 2020. Lambiek Comiclopedia article.