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Lissitzky) Andersen, Hans Christian.
BAJKI ANDERSENA ("Andersen's Fairy Tales").
Warszawa: Kultur-Lige, 1921.

Text in Yiddish. Library binding, 314 pp. Illustrated. Cover (and, probably, illustrations) by El. Lissitzky. 3500 copies only. [Lissitzky, El' (Lazar') (1890-1941): a 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: 01452R


Culture Art Russian Russia Jewish Avant-garde Modernism Modern 1910's 1920's Lissitsky Jewry Jews Artist Artists Judaica Fairy Tales
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