Bilibin or Bilibine) Burtsev, V. L.|
KALENDAR' RUSSKOY REVOLIUTSII ("Calendar of Russian Revolution").
First thus. Large 8vo (9-1/4 x 7-1/2) Softcover. Text in Russian. VI, 344 pp. Pictorial cover by I Bilibin. Illustrations by B. Anisfeld, I. Bilibin, Z. Grzhebin, M. Dobuzhinsky, B. Kustodiev, E. Lansere, S. Chekhonin. [The famous reprint of the confiscated by Tsarist Government and destroyed 1907 edition. - Bilibin, Ivan (1876-1942): the prominent Russian artist. Graphics and Theater, book illustrations. Studied under Repin. Member of "World of Art" with Bakst, Somoff, Benois. Was often using traditional Russian folk motifs. Participated in many exhibitions. - Dobuzhinsky, Mstislav (1875-1957): the famous Russian and Lithuanian artist. Graphic artist, painter, theater artist. Studied in Munich. One of major artists of "World of Art". Emigrated in 1925. From 1939 lived in the United States. Exhibited in 1919 (Petrograd) with Al'tman, Boris Grigoriev, Roerich; in 1922 (Berlin) with Archipenko, Burliuk, Chagall, Gabo, Kliun, Klutsis, Lissitzky, Malevich, Puni (Pougny), Rozanova, Stepanova, Tatlin; in 1923 (Petrograd) with Chernikhov, Filonov, Larionov I.; in 1924 (New York) with Bakst, Chekhonin; in 1925 (Paris) with Annenkov, Kandinsky, Mayakovsky, Popova, Rodchenko, Stenberg, Stepanova, Ilia Zdanevich; in 1929 (Copenhagen) with Benois, Somoff; etc. - Chekhonin, Sergei (1878-1936 Germany): Well-known Russian and Soviet avant-garde artist. Painter, graphic artist. Posters, porcelain, bookplates, agitprop. "World of Art", "Dom Iskusstv", "Obshchina Khudozhnikov", AKhRR. Exhibited in 1922 (Berlin) with Archipenko, Chagall, Dobuzhinsky, Exter, Filonov, Gabo, Kandinsky, Lissitzky, Malevich, Popova, Puni (Pougny), Rodchenko, Rozanova, Stenberg, Stepanova, Tatlin, etc.]
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