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English: Russian 1914 poster. The upper inscription reads "concord". Shown are the female personifications of France, Russia, and Britain, the "Triple Entente" allies in the first World War. In center, Russia holds aloft an Orthodox Cross (symbol of faith), Britannia on the right with an anchor (referring to Britain's navy, but also a traditional symbol of hope), and Marianne on the left with a heart (symbol of charity/love, probably with reference to the recently-completed Sacré-Cœur Basilica) -- "faith, hope, and charity" being the three virtues of the famous Biblical passage I Corinthians 13:13. In the background is a battle scene, with men fighting with guns and swords, some on horseback. Above them is an exploding shell, an early aeroplane, and an airship.
Čeština: Ruský plakát z roku 1914, zobrazující svornost států Trojdohody. Státy alegoricky představují ženské postavy: Francie jako Marianne se srdcem, Rusko s pravoslavným křížem, Anglie s kotvou (symbol britského námořnictva). Postavy těmito symboly zároveň znázorňují tři křesťanské ctnosti: lásku, víru a naději.
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Public domain This work is in the public domain in Russia according to article 1256 of Book IV of the Civil Code of the Russian Federation No. 230-FZ of December 18, 2006 (details).

It was published on territory of the Russian Empire (Russian Republic) except for territories of the Grand Duchy of Finland and Congress Poland before 7 November 1917 and wasn't re-published for 30 days following initial publications on the territory of Soviet Russia or any other states.

The Russian Federation (early RSFSR, Soviet Russia) is the historical heir but not legal successor of the Russian Empire.


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This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published (or registered with the U.S. Copyright Office) before January 1, 1925.

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Russian poster from 1914. The upper inscription reads "Concord". Shown are the female personifications of France, Russia and Great Britain, the allies of the Triple Entente during the First World War.

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current14:56, 14 December 2017Thumbnail for version as of 14:56, 14 December 20171,160 × 1,584 (2.09 MB)AnonMoosslightly cropping and adjusting colors...
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11:11, 8 May 2007Thumbnail for version as of 11:11, 8 May 2007400 × 541 (170 KB)Vaya{{Information Description={{enRussian 1914 poster. The upper inscription reads "agreement".}} Source= Date= 1914 Author=Unknown Permission= other_versions= }}
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