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Lissitzky, Malevich, Tatlin, Lissitzky, Exter, Kandinsky, et al.) Text by A. Holitscher, Dr. Redslob, David Shterenberg
ERSTE RUSSISCHE KUNSTAUSTELLUNG ("First Russian Art Exhibition"). Exhibition Catalogue
Berlin: Internationale Arbeiterhilf / Galerie Van Diemen, 1922


Catalogue of a famous exhibition on which were presented all major Russian Avant-garde artists. (Paintings, graphics, posters, porcelain, etc.)

Cover by El Lissitzky (letterpress).

Text in German. Softcover. [49] plates with illustrations.

Among the participants: Aleksandr Vesnin, Alexander Rodchenko, Alexander Rodchenko, Alexandra Exter, Boris Korolev, David Burliuk, Gustav Klutsis, Iosif Chaikov, Ivan Kliun, Ivan Puni, Kazimir Malevich, Lazar' (El) Lissitzky, Liubov' Popova, Marc Chagall, Nathan Altman, Naum Gabo, Nikolay Krymov, Nikolay Kul'bin, Olga Rozanova, Pavel Kuznetsov, Pavel Mansurov, Pavel Filonov, Sergey Svetlov, Varvara Stepanova, Vladimir Tatlin, Vladimir Lebedev, Wassily Kandinsky, Yury Annenkov, et al.

One of most famous Lissitzky's works in book design.

MOMA Cat. No. 404. Getty Cat. No. 167. British Library Cat. No. 101.

Reproduced in
Nisbet p. 149,
MOMA Collection p. 197,
catalogue of Halle 1982 exhibition p. 52,
and many other sources.

This highly important and elusive catalogue is in collectable original condition, inside and outside (spine, rear). Constructivist bookplate to verso of front cover; nice protective dust jacket.

Rare, especially in such condition.

Click two times on the image to enlarge.

Item ID: 05015R

Price: Upon Request

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