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Klutsis, Siniakova) Kruchenykh, Alexei.
CHETYRE FONETICHESKIKH ROMANA ("Four Phonetic Novels").
Moscow: Author, 1927.

Large 8vo (9-1/2 x 6-1/2) library binding (Front cover pasted to the front board). Lithographs by Maria Siniakova. Cover by G. Klutsis. Foreword by Boris Nesmelov. 500 copies only. Ex-library copy with no "Dun'ka-Rubikha" (It was advertised as supplement but in reality was a separate book, never attached). (A Catalogue of Russian Avant-Garde Books in the British Library 1912-1934, No. 213) Covers of this book were reproduced in the catalogue "The Russian Avant-garde Book" (MOMA collection) and in the catalogue of "The Great Utopia" exhibition of Russian Avant-garde in the Guggenheim Museum. [Kruchenykh, Alexei (1886-1968): The famous Russian writer, one of the founders of Russian Futurism. - Klutsis (Klucis), Gustav (1895-1938): Well-known Soviet artist. Graphic artist, street and book designer, posters, agitprop. Studied in VKhUTEMAS, the famous school of Russian avant-garde. Circle of Malevich and Lissitzky. Invented color photomontage. Participated in many exhibitions, domestic and abroad: in 1922 (Berlin) with Archipenko, Chagall, Filonov, Gabo, Kandinsky, Lissitzky, Malevich, Popova, Puni (Pougny), Rodchenko, Rozanova, Tatlin, etc. - Siniakova, Maria: Well-known Futurist artist.]

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