Malaria: a construction worker receiving medical attention designed to prevent the spread of malaria. Colour lithograph after A.D. Polumordvinov and others, 1953.
- Polumordvinov, A. D., active 1945-1953.
About this work
Top, a worker consulting a physician, with text translated as "Please have your health checked by the doctor. An examination conducted by a medical professional of every new worker prevents the spread of the disease on the construction site". Below left, the worker gives blood, with text meaning in English "Every worker has to give blood for a malaria test". Below right, the worker receiving medicine from a nurse, with text meaning in English "Every person infected with malaria has to take medicine regularly"
Proveri︠a︡ĭte svoe zdorov'e u vracha ...
Moskva [Moscow] : Ministerstvo zdravookhraneni︠︡ia SSSR, Institut Sanitarnogo Prosveshcheni︠︡ia, 1953 ([Moscow] : Tipografi︠︡ia "Krasnyĭ Proletariĭ".
Tirazh 20000 [print run 20,000].
1 print : lithograph, printed in colours ; sheet 59.1 x 41.1 cm.
Wellcome Library no. 578480i
Contributors: "Avtory A.D. Polumordvinov i V.A. Nabokov. Khudozhniki O.A. Dmitriev i V.V. Danilova. Metodist L.A. Strelkova. Redaktor A.M. Nemirovskiĭ."