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Chekhonin, Mitrokhin, Somov, Narbut, et al.
ARGONAVTY ("Argonauts"). Illustrated Collection on Fine Art and Museum Life. 1923 No. 1 (the only published)
Petrograd: "Petrograd", [1923]

Only one issue ever published. Text in Russian. Large 4to (11" x 9") softcover. Profusely illustrated. 2000 copies only.

Editors: E. Gollerbakh, D. Mitrokhin, and N. Lansere.
Authors: Dmitry Mitrokhin, Sergei Tchekhonine, V. Adariukov, Georgy Lukomsky, et al.
Cover, frontispiece and logo by Sergey Chekhonin.
Original engravings and illustrations by Sergey Chekhonine, Dmitry Mitrokhin, Georgy Narbut, Konstantin Somov, Elizaveta Kruglikova, et al.

Ostroumova-Lebedeva - Aesthetics - Ancient Greek art - Architecture - Art criticism - Art history - Art teaching - Artistic production (handicraft, artistic factories, etc.) - Berlin - Bibliography - Biographies - Ceramics - Chronicle - Construction - Courbet - Dmitry Levitsky - Engravings - Er'zia - etc. Exhibitions - France French - Germany - Graphics - History - Moscow - Museums - Music - Paintings - Paris - Petrograd - Porcelain and porcelain industry - Propaganda - Publishing - St. Petersburg - Theater - Voloshin - World of Art - etc.

Because of political reasons publishing of many early Soviet magazines was stopped, all published issues were destroyed and very few survived.

Rare. Not in MOMA, not in Getty, not in British Library.

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Item ID: 01902R


Periodical Periodicals Magazine Magazines Journal Journals Culture Art Arts Criticism Russian Russia Soviet U.S.S.R. USSR Avant-garde Modernism Modern 1920's
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