Exhibition Catalogue: RUSSKY KNIZHNY ZNAK ("Russian Engraved Bookplate"). First Edition.
Leningrad: Bookplate Society, 1925.
Text in Russian. Softcover. Illustrations and original bookplates. 175 copies only. [Participants: Echeristov, Kravchenko, Kupreyanov, Masiutin, Favorsky, Yudovin, Mitrokhin, Goncharov, Shillingovsky, et al. - Echeistov, Georgy (1897-1946): well-known Soviet graphic artist, book illustrator. Studied in VKhUTEMAS, the famous school of Russian avant-garde under Favorsky. Exhibited in 1931 (Paris) with Klutsis, Lissitzky, Popova, Rodchenko, Stepanova; in 1932 (Leningrad) with Kliun, Malevich, Tatlin, Filonov, etc. - Kravchenko, Alexey (1889-1940) Famous Russian and Soviet graphic artist, printmaker and painter. Exhibited in 1922 (Berlin) with Archipenko, Chagall, Filonov, Gabo, Lissitzky, Malevich, Puni (Pougny), Rozanova, Tatlin; in 1924 (New York) with Bakst, Dobuzhinsky, Chekhonin; in 1925 (Los Angeles) with Somoff, Vasnetsov; in 1925 (Paris) with Kandinsky, Mayakovsky, Popova, Rodchenko, Stepanova, etc. - Kupreianov (Kupreyanov), Nikolai (1894-1933): Graphic artist, book illustrator. Posters, Agitprop. Member of "4 Arts" (with Kliun, Lissitzky); "OST". Exhibited in 1918 (Petrograd) with Altman, Popova, Puni (Pougny), Chagall, Exter; in 1919 (Petrograd) with Mayakovsky, Rozanova, Filonov; in 1922 (Berlin) with Archipenko, Burliuk, Vesnin, Gabo, Kandinsky, Klutsis, Malevich, Rodchenko, Stenberg, Stepanova, Tatlin, etc. - Masiutin, Vasily !1884-1955): Well-known Russian artist. Graphics, sculpture, bookplates, posters. Participated in Union of Russian Artists, Moscow Fellowship of Artists, etc. Professor of SVOMAS (VkhUTEMAS, the famous school of Russian avant-garde). Studied occultism (Tarot in particular) from V. Schmakov. Emigrated, lived in Germany. Exhibited in 1918 (Moscow) with Burliuk; in 1920 (Koz'modemiansk) with Kandinsky, Rodchenko, Feshin; in 1926 (Leningrad) with Altman, Bakst, Benois, Dobuzhinsky, Pasternak, Chekhonin; in 1928 (Leningrad) with Annenkov, Favorsky; etc.]
Item ID: 00982R