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Lissitzky) Sautin, Ivan V. & Ivanitsky, Ivan P. (Edited by)
USSR. An Album Illustrating the State Organization and National Economy of the U.S.S.R. First Edition.
[Moscow]: Scientific Publishing Institute of Pictorial Statistics, [1939].

Text in English. Oblong (9-1/2 x 13-1/2) Stiff wraps. Profusely illustrated. Design by El Lissitzky, at al. [Lissitzky, El' (Lazar') (1890-1941): The famous Russian and Soviet Avant-garde artist. Graphic art, typography, design, architecture, book design, photography. Studied from Malevich. One of the most prominent artists in Constructivism style, especially in typography. Close to BAUHAUS. "October". Exhibited in 1922 (Berlin) with Exter, Filonov, Gabo, Kandinsky, Klutsis, Popova, Puni (Pougny), Rodchenko, Rozanova, Tatlin; in 1932 (Philadelphia) with Archipenko, Chagall, Goncharova, Larionov, Malevich, Tzadkin, etc.]

Item ID: 01312R


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