MIR ISKUSSTVA ("World of Art"). First Edition.
Moscow: GIZ, 1923.
Softcover. Text in Russian. Illustrated (works by Bilibin, Somoff, Dobuzhinsky, Bakst, Benois [Benua]) . 5000 copies only. Cover design by I. Rerberg. [Bilibin, Ivan (1876-1942): the famous 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. - Bakst, Leon (1866-1924) One of the most famous theater designers of Russian modernism. - 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. - Somoff (Somov), Konstantin (1869-1939) Famous Russian painter and graphic artist. World of Art. Emigrated in 1923. - Rare].
Item ID: 00621R
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