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SMOTR POBED ("Review of the Victories of the Socialis Agriculture"). [Photo-album]. First Edition.
Moscow: Sel'khozgiz, 1940.

Text in Russian. Large 4to (11 x 9). Cloth decorated to front and spine. Heavy volume illustrated throughout with photographs and some color drawings. Design by N. Ilyin. Illustrations by E. Golshtein and P. Konovalow. Photographs by Alpert, Zelma, Ignatovich, Nappelbaum, Petrusov, Shaikhet, Shagin, et al. Bumping and watermarking to top. [Il'in (Ilyin), Nikolai (1894-1954): Soviet artist. Polygraphy, book design. Chief artist of Nizhpoligraph publishing house. Constructivist, follower of Lissitzky. Exhibited in 1925 (Paris) with Vesnin, Kandinsky, Mayakovsky, Stenberg, Exter; in 1927 (Leipzig) with Lissitzky, Chekhonin; in 1929 (Switzerland) with Klutsis, Telingater; in 1931 (Paris) with Al'tman, Popova (p/h); in 1932 (Konigsberg) with Rodchenko, Stepanova, etc. - Gol'shtein, Evgenii: Soviet graphic artist. One of four major designers for sheet music. Made also circus and movie posters. - Nappel'baum, Moisei (1869-1958): the famous Russian and Soviet photographer.]

Item ID: 00675R


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