Ioffe, I. I.|
SINTETICHESKAYA ISTORIYA ISKUSSTV ("The Synthetic History of Art"). First Edition.
Leningrad: Lenizogiz, 1933.
Tall 8vo (9 x 6) Cloth decorated to front and spine. Text in Russian. XIX, 568, II pp. Illustrated. 4000 copies only. Cover design and epps after V. Konashevich. [On Symbolism, Impressionism, Futurism, Constructivism, Suprematism, Expressionism, Socialist Realism, Vrubel, Malevich, Khlebnikov, Kruchenykh, Stravinsky, Pasternak, Filonov, Mayakovsky, etc. - Konashevich, Vladimir (1888-1963): Well-known Russian and Soviet graphic artist and painter. Studied from Korovin and Maliutin. Professor of VKhUTEMAS, the famous school of Russian avant-garde. Mostly known for his illustrations for children's books. "World of Art" exponent. Exhinited in 1923 (Petrograd) with Tatlin, Filonov; in 1927 (Tokyo) with Al'tman, Stenberg; in 1930 (Berlin) with Favorsky, Lebedev, Malevich; in 1931 (Paris) with Klutsis, Lissitzky, Popova, Rodchenko, Stepanova, Telingater; etc.]
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