Mayakovsky, the famous Russian poet, he hated Stalin for being too bougeois. After his death even though Stalin hated him the Russian people demanded a statue of him at one of their main subway squares in the middle of the city. Stalin had to comply.
Vladimir Mayakovsky and El-Lissitsky. «Dlia Golosa» (For the voice). Berlin, R.S.F.S.R., Gosudarstvennoe izdatel’stvo, 1923. 61 pages. Printed in black and red. Layout, colour illustrations, title-page illustration and printed paper covers in black and red on orange paper and all typographic designs and page tabs by El-Lissitsky. Edition: 2000-3000. 18,7x12,5 sm.
Vladimir Mayakovsky Vladimir Vladimirovich Mayakovsky (Влади́мир Влади́мирович Маяко́вский) (July 19 [O.S. July 7] 1893 – April 14, 1930) was a Russian and Soviet poet and playwright. He is among the foremost representatives of early-20th century Russian Futurism.