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Results for 1917-1945
Russian Composers and Poets.
SHEET MUSIC COLLECTION.
1890s - 1940s.
Russian and Soviet vocal music: popular songs, arias, ballads, choral music, folk songs, etc. by various Russian and Soviet composers. From 1890s to 1945. Approximately 3,000 items (all different).

Item ID: SC00004

Price: $100,000.00

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Goncharov, Andrey
NATUR-MORTE
[Moscow], 1931

Medium: Oil on canvas

Size in inches: 39-1/4" x 27-1/2"

Size in centimeters: 100 x 70 cm

Comments: Artist: Andrei Dmitrievich Goncharov (1903-1979). Signature on front; exhibition label on verso. Unstretched, unframed.

One of best Goncharov's paintings. Was exhibited in 1932 at Biennale in Venice.
(Was also exhibited in 1934 at Goncharov's personal exhibition along with another his Biennale painting.)

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Item ID: Ar00096

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Ke-Sha Proskuriakov
Two albums with original 1920's Caricatures
Kharkiv (Kharkov), 1927-1928

Two albums with ink and whitewash political/propaganda caricatures by Innokenty Proskuriakov (Ke-Sha). The albums were made by the artist himself of coarse paper with hand-drawn covers. Each page contains attached signed drawing(s) on heavy stock with inscription(s) below. Altogether there are 61 caricatures + 1 title page + 2 cover drawings. Some caricatures have drawings on verso (not counted). Many caricatures have editorial notes or stamps on verso.

First album (13-1/4" x 11" or 33.5 x 28 cm) has illustrated cover, title page and 22 sheets with one drawing (1927-1928) on each sheet.
Second album (15-1/2" x 11-3/4" or 39.5 x 30 cm) has illustrated cover and 28 sheets with 39 drawings (1928).

Provenance: Artist's estate

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Item ID: Ar00185

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Vialov [Vyalov], Konstantin
SURAMSKY PEREVAL ("Suram Pass" on Caucasus).
1933

Medium: Oil on Canvas

Size in inches: 39" x 31-1/8"

Size in centimeters: 99 x 79 cm

Comments: Konstantin Aleksandrovich Vialov (1900-1976). Signed, dated and titled. Stretched, unframed.

Provenance: Elena Mel'nikova (the artist's widow), 1980 - auction Phillips (London), 1989.

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Item ID: Ar00010

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Bakst, Burliuk, et al.
Group of 20 Exhibition Catalogues MIR ISKUSSTVA ("World of Art")
Moscow, St. Petersburg (Leningrad), Kiev, 1903-1924

19 catalogues of exhibitions MIR ISKUSSTVA ("World of Art") plus one exhibition catalogue of the magazine with the same name. All catalogues are different!.

Among the participants: Abram Arkhipov, Aleksandr Benua (Alexander Benois), Aleksandr Golovin, Aleksandr Samokhvalov, Aleksandr Shevchenko, Aleksandra Shchekhatikhina-Pototskaya, Aleksey Grishchenko, Aleksey Kravchenko, Anna Ostroumova-Lebedeva, Antonina Safronova (Sofronova), Aristarkh Lentulov, Bernard Kratko, Boris Grigoriev, Boris Anisfeld, David Burliuk, Vladimir Burliuk, Dmitry Mitrokhin, Dmitry Stelletsky, Elena Polenova, Georgy (Egor) Narbut, Georgy Lukomsky, Georgy Yakulov, Ignaty Nivinsky, Igor' Grabar', Ilya Mashkov, Isaak Brodsky, Ivan Bilibin (Jean Bilibine), Ivan Fomin, Ivan Pavlov, Konstantin Bogaevsky, Konstantin Korovin, Konstantin Somov, Konstantin Yuon, Kseniya Boguslavskaya, Kuz'ma Petrov-Vodkin, Lazar' (El) Lissitzky, Leonid Pasternak, Lev (Leon) Bakst, Lev Bruni, Lev Chupiatov, Lev Zak, Lev Zhegin, Maksimillian Voloshin, Mane-Katz [Mane-Kats], Martiros Saryan, Mikhail Larionov, Mikhail Vrubel', Mstislav Dobuzhinsky, Natalya Goncharova, Nathan [Natan] Altman, Nikolay Churlianis, Nikolay Kalmakov, Nikolay Khrustachev, Nikolay Rerikh (Nicholas Roerich), Nikolay Ulyanov, Pavel Kuznetsov, Petr Konchalovsky, Petr Miturich, Robert Falk, Savely Sorin, Sergey Chekhonin, Sergey Sudeikin (Soudeikine), Sofia Tolstaya, Valentin Serov, Valentina Khodasevich, Vasily Chekrygin, Victor Denisov, Victor Zamirailo, Vladimir Tatlin, Vladimir Konashevich, Yevgeny Lansere (Eugene Lanceray), Yury (Georgy) Annenkov (Annenkoff), Zinaida Serebriakova, et al.

Text in Russian. Small editions.

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Item ID: 02106R

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Bilibin, Erdman, Masiutin, Lansere, et al.) Various Artists, Composers and Authors
Collection of 164 Russian and Soviet Sheet Music with Artistic Covers
Various places and years

Various composers and authors.
Covers by R. Adamek, Antipov, Grigory Berkovich, Ivan Bilibin, Grigory Bondarenko, Georgy Echeistov, Boris Erdman, Aleksandr Frolov, Yevgeny Holstein, A. Ivanov, Ivan Ivanov-Vano, Nikolay Kashcheev, Yevgeny Lanceray, Maksim Litvak, M. Loginov, Wassili Masjutin, K. Mironov, I. K. Mrochkovsky, Nikolay Rogachev, V. Shene, Dmitry Shokhin, Sergei Storozhenko, Boris Titov, Tsarevich, G. Vasiliev, et al.

Some images were reproduced in various sources:
DAPA No. 11 (see pp. 71, 75, 78, and 84);
Decorative Art (p. 48 and rear cover),
Oblozhka (The Cover) (p. 151).

Also, 15 covers from this group were reproduced in "Neizvestnaya..." (see the images).

Abramov, Yu. - Agnivtsev, N. - Albeniz, J. - Aleksandrov, N. - Alekseev, V. - Ananiev, V. - Anatoliev - Antokol'sky [Antokolsky], P. - Arensky, A. - Arkhangelsky [Arkhangel'sky], A. - Artemovsky, S. - Azerskaya, N. - Balmont [Bal'mont], K. - Baliev [Balieff], N. - Ballard, R. - Bedny, D. - Bely, V. - Benatzky [Benatsky], R. - Berdnikov, Ya. - Berezko, G. - Bessmertny, M. - Beyer, F. - Blanter, M. - Blazhevich, O. - Blok, A. - Boito, A. - Bolotin, S. - Borisov, B. - Borisov, Ye. - Botari, J. de - Catoire, G. - Celli, A. - Chernyshev, F. - Chervinsky, M. - Cui, C. - D'Aktil', A. - d'Hervelois, De Caix - Davidenko, A. - Davidivich, G. - de Lisle, R. - Dorfman, E. - Doronin, I. - Douglas Fairbanks - Drutskaya, V. - Dubourg, Ch. - Dunaevsky, I. - Engel'[Engel], Yu. - Esenin [Yesenin], S. - Feon, A. - Fomin, B. - Franko, I. - Frenkel', I. - Genderson, R. - Gerasimov, M. - Gerken, Ye. - German, P. - Gidash, A. - Glan, N. - Gornshtein, V. - Govorov, Yu. - Granados, E. - Grechaninov, A. - Grigo, R. - Gurvich, A. - Ionov, I. - Ippolitov-Ivanov, M. - Iskomarov, B. - Iwanow, W. [Ivanov, V.] - Kagan, I. - Kalman, Imre - Khachaturian, A. - Khait, Yu. - Khlebnikov, N. - Khrennikov, T. - King, Robert - Knaub, O. - Kompaneets, Z. - Korchmarev, K. - Kornilov, I. - Koval [Koval'], M. - Kovner, I. - Kozlovsky, A. - Krasev, M. - Kriukov, V. - Kruchinin, V. - Kunina, I. - Lakhtin, M. - Lebedev-Kumach, V. - Legar, F. - Lensky, V. - Levin, A. - Levin, M. - Liubavsky, A. - Liubovsky, A. - Lobachev, G. - Maikow [Maikov, Maykov], A. - Makovsky, S. - Malakhov, K. - Mary Pickford - Mashkevich, G. - Medtner, N. - Meyerhold Theater - Miliutin, Yu. - Minaev, D. - Mints, O. - Mjaskowsky, [Miaskovsky], N. - Nikolaevsky, M. - Nivelsky, M. - Offenbach, J. - Olenin, D. - Olenin, K. - Orlansky, S. - Orlova, L. - Osenin, O. - Ovenberg, A. - Padilla, J. - Pavliny Khvost [Peacock's Tail]- Pergament, V. - Petipa, M. - Petrov, A. - Petunin, E. - Pissareff, M. - Platov, A. - Plevitskaya, N. - Podrevsky, K. - Podrevsky, K. - Pokrass, D. - Prisowski, W. [Prisovsky, V.] - Profes, A. - Prozorovsky, B. - Ramos - Ravel, M. - Rebikow, W. - Reinits, B. - Riabov, A. - Rimsky-Korsakov, N. - Rokhman, L. - Rukin, P. - Russat, E. - Schertzinger, V. - Scott, C. - Shatrov, I. - Shekhter, B. - Shishov, I. - Sizov, N. Skrjabin [Skriabin], A. - Smirnova, G. - Starokadomsky, M. - Stravinsky, I. - Strel'nikov [Strelnikov], N. - Szanto, T. - The Thief of Bagdad - Tikhonova, O. - Timofeev, B. - Tipot, V. - Titov, A. - Tsarman, A. - Tschaikowsky [Chaikovsky], P. - Tscherepnin [Cherepnin], N. - Turganov, B. - Ugriumov, D. - Utesov, L. - Vakhliuev, P. - Verhaeren, E. - Verlaine, P. - Vil'bushevich [Vilbushevich], E. - Viul'ter [Viulter], A. - Vladimirov, N. - Wassilenko [Vasilenko], S. - Yakovlev, N. - Yegorov, A. - Zawadski, M. - Zfasman [Tsvasman], A. - et al.

Rare.

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Item ID: SM00058

Price: $14,995.00

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Various Artists and Authors in the magazine SSSR na stroike ( USSR in Construction )
USSR IN CONSTRUCTION. Illustrated (Photo) Magazine
Moscow: OGIZ, 1930's

Text in English. Elephant folio (16-1/2" x 11-3/4") stapled wraps. Illustrated throughout with photographs.

Scarce.

Re previous inquiries: the number of issues and price may change

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Item ID: 02068R

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Gadzhiev, Khalykov, Telingater, Vlasov, et al.
Collection of 54 Printer's Proofs and Original Artworks for Book Covers and Illustrations.
Baku Azerbaijan, 1920's-1930's.

Cover design and Illustrations:
Dorsh (1); Gadzhiev (12), Khalykov (7), Knit (7), Mustafaev (1), Sagiyan (2), Shalygina (1), Shkhiyan (4), Telingater (4), Vardi (1), Vlasov (6), Vlasova (5), Zeinalzade (1), Unknown artist (2).
For details about artists please see Information section.

Medium:
Typographical sample prints, Zincography, Original artworks (ink, gouache, watercolor)

Comments:
54 items. Each item also listed separately with its image and information

One of a kind collection

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Item ID: SC00001

Price: $10,995.00

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Galadzhev, Vialov, Yutkevich, Roslavetz, et al.) Editing Managers: E. Beskin, B. Kotsyn, M. Zagorsky
VESTNIK RABOTNIKOV ISKUSSTV ("Art Workers' Herald [Bulletin]"). 21 Issues
Moscow: Central Committee of the All-Russian Union of Workers of Arts, 1920-1926

1920-21: 1 (!), 2-3, 4-6; 1923: 5-6; 1924-25: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5-6, 7, 8, 9, 10; 1926: 5, 6, 7.

Text in Russian. Softcover and stapled wraps. Sizes (approximately): 11" x 8" (1), 10-1/2" x 7" (3), 13-3/4" x 10-1/2" (5), 12" x 9" (7). Mostly Avant-garde covers (Constructivism). Profusely illustrated with photo-montages, photographs, drawings, etc.

Editing Managers: Emmanuil Beskin, B. Kotsin, M. B. Zagorskiy.

Cover and design/decorations mostly by Petr Galadjev. Also (with logos) by Nikolay Pashkov (1) and Alexander Arnshtam (2).

Photo-montages mostly by Petr Galajev. Also by Konstantin Vyalov, et al.

Illustrations and montage by Petr Galadjev, Alexander Taldykin, Yuly Ganf, Vladimir Kozlinsky, et al.

Photographs: P. Otsup, Bransburg, et al.

Authors: Alexander Struve, Anatoly Lunacharsky, B. Kotsyn, Boris Arvatov, Emmanuil Beskin, Evgeny Braudo, G. Boltyansky, I. Traynin, Leonid Sabaneev, N. Khvoinik, N. Smirnov-Sokol'sky, Nikolai Lvov, Nikolay Bartram, Nikolay Roslavets, Petr Kogan, Samuil Margolin, Sergey Iutkevich, V. Bebutov, V. Yarotsky, Yu. Slavinsky, et al.

Advertisements - Aesthetics - Alexander Scriabin - Actors - AKhRR - Architecture - Art critique - Art exhibitions - Artists' workshops - Ballet - Biographies - Blue Blouse - Book review - Caucasus - Censorship - Children's theater - China - Chronicle - Cinema - Circus - Clubs - Comedy - Competitions - Composers - Congresses and conferences - Constructivism - Correspondence - Critique - Decorative art - Drama - Ensembles - Esperanto - Fine art - Foreign events - Hollywood - Humor - International exhibitions - Italy - Japanese theater - Jewish theater - Jubilees - Kamerny Theater and Alexander Tairov - Literature - Live newspaper - Vsevolod Meyerhold and his theater - Movie posters - Museums - Music - Narkompros - Obituaries - Operetta - Oriental art - Peasant art - Peasant theater - Physical education - Plays - Posters - Producers - Productive arts - Proletarian art - Proletkult - Propaganda - Prostitution - Provincial events - Puppet theater - Radio - Red Army - Nikolay Roslavets - Russian artists abroad - Satire - Stage - Students - Tatar theater - Theater - Tours - Ukrainian theater - Variety show - Vocalists - Writers - Youth - etc.

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Item ID: 04065R

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Bakst, Bilibin, Larionov, et al.
Group of 20 Exhibition Catalogues SOYUZ RUSSKIKH KHUDOZHNIKOV ("Union of Russian Artists")
Moscow, St. Petersburg (Petrograd), 1905-1918

All catalogues are different!.

Among the participants: Abram Arkhipov, Lev (Leon) Bakst, Aleksandr Benua (Alexander Benois), Aleksandr Gaush, Aleksandr Golovin, Aleksandr Tamanov (Tamanian), Aleksey Kravchenko, Mikhail Larionov, Aleksey Shchusev, Anna Golubkina, Anna Ostroumova-Lebedeva, Apollinary Vasnetsov, Nikolai Krymov, Aristarkh Lentulov, Arkady Rylov, Boris Anisfeld, Boris Kustodiev, Dmitry Stelletsky, Dmitry Mitrokhin, Elizaveta Kruglikova, Konstantin Yuon, Filipp Maliavin, Georgy (Egor) Narbut, Georgy Lukomsky, Georgy Yakulov, Igor' Grabar', Ilya Mashkov, Isaak Brodsky, Ivan Bilibin (Jean Bilibine), Ivan Fomin, Konstantin Korovin, Konstantin Bogaevsky, Konstantin Somov, Kuz'ma Petrov-Vodkin, Leonard Turzhansky, Leonid Pasternak, Mikhail Vrubel', Mstislav Dobuzhinsky, Nikolay Churlianis, Nikolay Feofilaktov, Nikolay Rerikh (Nicholas Roerich), Nikolay Sapunov, Nikolay Ulyanov, Martiros Saryan, Pavel Kuznetsov, Sergey Konenkov, Sergey Maliutin, Sergey Sudeikin (Serge Soudeikine), Sergey Vinogradov, Stanislav Zhukovsky, Valentin Serov, Vasily Masiutin (Wassili Masjutin), Vasily Surikov, Victor Zamirailo, Victor Vasnetsov, Yevgeny Lansere (Eugene Lanceray), Zinaida Serebriakova, et al.

Text in Russian. Addresses. Small editions.

Rare and virtually unobtainable as collection.

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Please note that aside of this collection we also have a matching Illustrated catalogue-[Album] of 1912 SRKh exhibition
and pre-SRKh catalogue of the exhibition of 36 Artists.

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Item ID: 02134R

Price: $9,995.00

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Larionov, Goncharova, Bilibin, Chekhonin, et al.) Various Artists and Authors
JAR-PTITZA [ZHAR-PTITSA]. Russische Monatsschrift fur Kunst u Literatur; FIRE-BIRD Russian Revue of Art and Literature. 18 Issues
Berlin [-Paris]: "Russische Kunst", 1921-1926 (+ New York: Brentano's, Inc.)

18 issues. (In the aggregate: set + 4 duplicates).

10 issues published by Brentano's (1 - 10) + 8 issues published by A. Kogan (1, 4/5, 6, 11, 12, 13, 14). Few defects.

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Item ID: 04593R

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Set of Maps Titled: SPETS. KARTA EVROPEYSKOY ROSSII ("Special Map of the European Russia")
Petrograd-Moscow: Military Topography, 1910's

Size in inches: 23" x 28-3/4" (approx.)

Size in centimeters: 59 x 73 cm (approx.)

Comments: Military topographical maps of the European part of Russia including Caucasus, etc. The scale is 1:420000. Text in Russian. Three maps have smaller size (approx. 23" x 17" or 58 x 43 cm).
We offer 129 maps (130 sheets) of 145 (the last number).

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Item ID: Pr00191

Price: $7,495.00

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Narbut or Zamiraylo). Editors: V., Stary, M. Zerov
KNYGAR' [KNYHAR'] ("Bookman"). Annals (Chronicle) of Ukrainian Literature. 31 issues (Complete run)
Kyiv (Kiev): Chas, 1917-1920

All 31 issues published.

Text in Ukrainian. 4to (10" x 6-3/4") Softcovers bound in two half-cloth volumes.

Editors: V. Staryi and Nikolay Zerov.
Cover design: the reference source attributes it to Egor Narbut. However, it might be by Victor Zamirailo.

Aesthetics - Annals - Archives - Art - Bibliography - Biographies - Books review - Children - Chronicle - Correspondence - Criticism - Discussions - Drama - Drawings - Education - Folklore - Graphics - History - Libraries - Linguistics - Literary critique - Magazine review - Memoirs - Philology - Poetry - Polemics - Politics - Propaganda - Prose - Public Education - Publishing - Translations - Ukrainian art and architecture (Kiev, Odessa, Kharkov, etc.) - etc.

More on this magazine is here.

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Item ID: 02367R

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Moor, Deineka, Rodchenko, Mayakovsky, et al.) Editor M. Kostelovskaya
DAESH' (DAYOSH, DAIOSH) ("Let's Produce"). Socially-Political and Literary-Artistic Magazine. 14 issues (complete run)
Moscow: Rabochaya Moskva, 1929

All 14 issues published.

Text in Russian. Folio (12" x 8-3/4") softcovers. 12 of 14 issues bound together + 2 issues separately. Avant-garde covers (Constructivism). Letterpress and photographic illustrations on covers and inside.

Artistic Director Dmitry Moor. Editorial Board and authors: M. Kostelovskaya, Aleksey Fedorov-Davydov, Alfred Kurella, Pavel Novitsky, Vladimir Mayakovsky, et al.
Covers and illustrations by artists and photographers: Aleksandr Deyneka, Alexander Rodchenko, Boris Ignatovich, Dmitry Debabov, Mechislav Dobrokovsky, Vladimir Liushin, et al.

Aesthetics - AKhR - Architecture - Art criticism - Artistic production - Artistic propaganda - Book reviews - Caricature - Ceramics - Chronicle - Clubs - Constructivism - Correspondence - Culture - Discussions - Exhibitions - Graphics - Industry - Leningrad - Military - Monumental art - Moscow - Museums - Obituaries - OMAKhR - Painting - Polemics - Politics - Posters - Productive arts - Proletarian art - Propaganda - Revolution - Satire - Sculpture - Socialist Realism - Street design - SVOMAS - VKhUTEMAS - Textile - Ukraine - Vsevolod Meyerhold and his theater - War - Workers - Youth - etc.

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Item ID: 02581R

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Rodchenko, Stepanova) Text by O. L. Leonidov
PERVAYA KONNAYA ("First Cavalry Army"). Photo-album
Moscow: OGIZ-OZOGIZ, 1938

Second edition, censored.
Text by Oleg Leonidov.
Artists: Alexander Rodchenko and Varvara Stepanova.
Photographs by Max Prekhner, Alexander Rodchenko, Arkady Shaikhet, Ivan Shagin,

Text in Russian. Folio (14" x 12") original pale-green coated cloth, front cover blocked in red and white and lettered in red, ruled in red up the whole spine, publisher and date ("1937") in blind on the rear cover; illustrated endpapers.
Unpaginated [284 pp.?]
Illustrated throughout with numerous monochrome photographs in various tints, photo-montages, fold-out, maps, and tipped-in illustrations (drawings, posters, documents, paintings, etc.), some of which printed in color.

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Item ID: 04150R

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Mayakovsky, Malevich, Khlebnikov, et al.) Editors El Lissitsky and Ilie Ehrenburg. Design by El Lissitzky
VESHCH' ("Object") Objet. Gegenstand. International Revue of the Modern Art. Nos. 1-2, 3 (All published)
Berlin: Skify ("Skythen"), 1922

Complete set. Only 1-2 and 3 published.

Text in Russian, some in German and French. Small folio (12-1/4" x 9-1/4") stapled wraps. Profusely illustrated.
Editors: El Lissitskiy and Il'ya Erenburg.
Design by El Lissitskii.

Authors: Aleksandr Kusikov, Alexander Tairov, Boris Pasternak, Igor Glebov (Gleboff), Nikolay Punin, Nikolay Aseev, Sergey Esenin, Valentin Parnakh, Velemir Khlebnikov, Victor Shklovsky, Vladimir Mayakovsky, Charles Vildrac, Iwan Goll, Jules Romains, Gino Severini, Albert Gleize, Teo van Doesburg, Fernand Leger, Jacques Lipchitz, Le Corbusier, et al.

Artists: Kazimir Malevich, Albert Gleize, Teo van Doesburg, Fernand Leger, Jacques Lipchitz, Richard Eggerling, Meyerhold Theater, et al.

Culture - Aesthetics - Architecture - Art criticism - Artistic production - Bibliography - Book reviews - Chronicle - Cinema - Circus - Dances - Exhibitions - Literary criticism - Literature - Monumental art - Music - Paintings - Poetry - Productive arts - Sculpture - Theater - Constructivism - Imaginism - Tatlin - Prokofiev (Prokofieff) - OBMOKhU - etc.


Item ID: 03034R

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Burliuk, Kandinsky, Malevich, Ermilov, et al.
Group of 14 Exhibition Catalogues MTKh ("Moscow Fellowship of Artists")
Moscow, 1897-1917

14 catalogues of MTKh group exhibitions (all different).

Among the artists: Aleksandr Khvostov (Khvostenko), Aleksei Shchusev, Aleksey Kravchenko, Alexander Shevchenko, Anna Golubkina, Antonina Sofronova (Safronova), Aristarkh Lentulov, David Burliuk, Dmitry Mitrokhin, Eksan Kron, Elena Polenova, Elizaveta Kruglikova, Fedor Shekhtel', Georgiy (Egor) Narbut, Georgy Yakulov, Ignaty Nivinsky, Ilya Mashkov, Iosif Chaikov, Kazimir Malevich, Lev Zak, Martiros Saryan, Mikhail Vrubel, Nikolay Ul'yanov, Pavel Kuznetsov, Petr Konchalovsky, Valentina Khodasevich, Vasiliy Masjutin, Vasily Ermilov, Vasily Shukhaev, Victor Zamirailo, Vladimir Favorsky, Vladimir Kozlinsky, Wassily Kandinsky, and many others.

Text in Russian. All but one softcovers of various sizes, some illustrated, artists' addresses.

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Item ID: 02429R

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Galadzhev) Malevich, Kazimir; Sergei Eisenstein, Victor Shklovsky, et al.
KINO-ZHURNAL A.R.K. ("Cinema Magazine ARK [Association of the Revolutionary Cinematography]"). 1925 No. 1 through 1926 No. 3 (Complete run)
Moscow: ARK, 1925-1926
Complete set (all published issues). Text in Russian. Folio (12" x 9") stapled wraps. Illustrated with stills, portraits, etc.

Authors: Boris Arvatov, Eduard Tisse, Emmanuil Beskin, Kazimir Malevich, Lev Kuleshov, Nikolay Lebedev, Sergei Tretyakov, Sergey Eisenstein, Sergey Yutkevich, Victor Shklovsky, Vsevolod Pudovkin, et al.
Covers by Piotr Galadzhev (Constructivism).

Actors - Aesthetics - Art criticism - Artistic propaganda - Bibliography - Biography - Book reviews - Cameras - Charlie Chaplin - Chronicle - Cinema - Comedy - Culture - Dmitry Furmanov - Douglas Fairbanks - Dziga Vertov - Film Industry - Film producers - Germany - GosKino - GosVoenKino - Graphics - History - Hollywood - Humor - Igor Ilyinsky - Iv. Perestiani - Kaufman - Kino-glaz - Larisa Reisner - Leningrad - Mary Pickford - Meserer - Michoels - Moscow - N. Zarkhi - Obituaries - Odessa - Ol'ga Tretyakova - Painting - Pavel Novitsky - Philosophy - Posters - ProletKino - Proletkult - Propaganda - Public Education - Sel'Kino - Sociology - SovKino - Theater - United States - V. Ardov - VUFKU - Yakov Protazanov (Protozanov) - Youth - etc.

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Item ID: 01724R

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Galadjev, Safronova, et al.) Shutko, Kirill and Vladimir Erofeev (Editors-in-chief)
EKRAN KINO-GAZETY ("The Screen of Movie-gazette") Nos. 1-10 (Complete set)
Moscow: Sovetskoye Kino-Izdatel'stvo, 1925

Ten issues published in all.

Profusely illustrated with movie stills, photographs and photo-montages by Petr Galadzhev and Antonina Sofronova (Safronova).

Text in Russian. 4to (10-1/2" x 7") pamphlets. Constructivist design. First issue in fragile condition, taped.

Editors-in-chief: Kirill Shutko and Vladimir Yerofeev.

Getty Cat. No. 148.

Rare, especially complete set. Not in MOMA. Not in British Library. Not in NYPL.

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Lebedev, Vladimir
PRIKLYUCHENIYA CHUCH-LO ("The Adventures of Chuch-lo"). First Edition
Petersburg: Epokha, 1922

Lithographed Futurist book.
Author/Artist: Vladimir Lebedev.

Text in Russian. Oblong (6-3/4" x 9-1/2") Sewn wraps. Profusely illustrated with lithographs; lithographed text.

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Item ID: 03463R

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Chekhonin) Pasternak, Boris; Akhmatova, Anna; et al.
SIRENA ("Siren"). Proletarian Magazine. 1-5 (Complete set)
Voronezh: Gor. Ispolkom, 1918-1919
Text in Russian. Folio (12-1/2" x 9-3/4") stapled wraps. Illustrated. Authors: Alexander Blok, Boris Pasternak, Andrey Bely, Valery Briusov, Sergey Esenin, Vadim Shershenevich, Osip Mandelshtam, Anna Akhmatova, Riurik Ivnev, Boris Pil'niak, Anatoly Mariengof, Aleksey Remizov, et al.
Declaration (Manifesto) of Imazhinists.

Covers by Sergei Chekhonin (Serge Tchkhonine). Illustrations and text decorations by Viktor Zamirailo, Dmitry Mitrokhin , Vadim Falileev, Petr Miturich and B. Ul'ianishchev. Poirtraits of Anatoly Lunacharsky and Maksim Gorky.

Complete (All published).

Aesthetics - Bibliography - Book reviews - Culture - History - Linguistics - Literary criticism - Philosophy - Photography - Poetry - Politics - Propaganda - Prose - Public education - Sociology - Imaginism - Akmeism - A. Radishchev - B. Erdman - Emile Verhaeren - G. Chulkov - I. Rukavishnikov - K. Marx - M. Lermontov - M. Prishvin - M. Zenkevich - N. Gumilev - P. Odoevsky - P. Oreshin - S. Budantsev - V. Friche - V. Kerzhentsev - V. Lidin - V. Narbut - V. Shishkov - V. Zhukovsky - Yu. Anisimov - S. Klychkov - etc.

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Item ID: 01688R

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Telingater, Sedelnikov, Freiberg) Mekhlis, et al. (Editors)
GEROICHESKAYA EPOPEYA ("Heroic Epic"). Album of Photo Documents. First Edition
Moscow: "Pravda"/Partizdat, 1935

Editors: Lev Mekhlis, et al. Design by Paula Freiberg, Solomon Telingater and Nikolay Sedel'nikov.

Text in Russian. Folio (13-1/2" x 10") hard cover (with soft cloth, imitation suede?), decorated and titled to front and spine. Monochrome and color photographs, illustrations and maps throughout, some folding, many mounted. With two flag-shaped place marks (pennants). Original slipcase. 5000 copies only.

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Item ID: 02241R

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Schoukhaeff, Basil
Two Costumes [for the Movie CARMEN]
[Paris], 1925

Medium: Gouache on thin cardboard

Size in inches: 16" x 10"

Size in centimeters: 40 x 25.5 cm

Comments: Artist: Vasily Ivanovich Shukhaev (1887-1973). Signed and dated.

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Item ID: Ar00098

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Rodchenko, Stepanova, et al. in the magazine SSSR na stroike ( USSR in Construction ). Editor-in-chief G. Piatakov
USSR IN CONSTRUCTION. Illustrated Magazine. 1935 No. 12
Moscow: OGIS-ISOGIS, 1935

This issue of the magazine "U.S.S.R. in Construction" is dedicated to Parachuting.

Text in English. Elephant folio (16-1/2" x 11-1/2") Stapled wraps. Illustrated throughout with photographs, photomontages; foldouts/origami.

Editor-in-chief: Georgy Pyatakov.
Editorial Board and authors: Maksim Gorky, Mikhail Koltsov, et al.
Text by Lev Kassil.

Design by Alexander Rodchenko and Varvara Stepanova.
Photographs by Georgy Petrusov, Alexander Rodchenko, Abram Sterenberg, M. Rozenbaum.

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Item ID: 03499R

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Kharjiev) Shterenberg, David
Portrait of Nikolay Khardzhiev
Moscow, around 1930

Medium: Pencil on paper

Size in inches: 10-3/4" x 7-1/8"

Size in centimeters: 27.5 x 18 cm

Comments:
Artist: David Sterenberg. Signed lower right. Unframed.

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Item ID: Ar00385

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Vidberg) Various Authors
Group of 49 PROLETKUL'T Books
Moscow or Petersburg (Petrograd), 1917-1924
Books by various Proletcult authors (poets, prosaists, dramatists). Text in Russian (the last one in Latvian). Softcovers. Some covers by Sigismunds Vidbergs. In various condition, mostly pretty nice.

Rare.

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Item ID: 01806R

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Vladimirov, Vidberg) Various Authors
GRIADUSHCHEE ("The Future"). Proletarian Literary-Artistic Magazine. 22 Early Numbers
Petrograd [St. Petersburg]: "Iskusstvo I Sotsializm" / Proletkul't, 1918-1920

Numbers 1918 1-6, 8-10; 1919 1-8; 1920 1-6; 1921 4-6.

Text in Russian. All but one folio (12'1/2" x 9") stapled wraps; 1921 No. 4-6 4to (10" x 6-1/2") softcover.
Covers and illustrations by Ivan Vladimirov, Sigismund Vidberg, et al.
Participated: Anatoly Lunacharsky, Vasily Kazin, Nikolay Kliuev, et al.

Aesthetics - Archeology - Art criticism - Art history - Bibliography - Biographies - Books review - Children - Chronicle - Church - Cinema - Clubs - Correspondence - Discussions - Drama - Exhibitions - Futurism - History - Industry - Latvia - Literary criticism - Memoirs - Monuments - Moscow - Museums - Music - Obituaries - orkers - Painting - Palaces - Petrograd - Philosophy - Poetry - Polemics - Politics - Proletarian art - Proletkult - Propaganda - Prose - Public Education - Realism - Red Army - Revolution - Saratov - Science - Theater - War - Youth - etc.

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

Rare, especially in such condition. Not in MOMA, not in Getty, not in British Library.

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Staborovsky, Aleksandr (Editor-in-chief)
ARKHITEKTURNO-KHUDOZHESTVENNY EZHENEDEL'NIK ("Architectural-Artistic Weekly"). 145 Issues
St. Petersburg: Society of Architects-Artists, 1914-1917

1914-1915: 51 issues (no issue 5); 1915: 40 issues (complete); 1916: 47 issues (no 2, 15, 27, 40, 41); 1917: 1-7. Starting from the very first issue.

Text in Russian. Folio (13-3/4" x 10-1/8") stapled wraps. Illustrated.

Editor: Aleksandr Stoborovsky. Editorial Board: Aleksandr Tamanov, Andrey Belogrud, Georgy Gintz, Oscar Muntz.

Authors: A. Benois, Aleksey Shchusev, Evgeny Lansere, Konstantin Makovsky, Leonty Benois, Vladimir Kurbatov, Vladimir Shchuko, et al.

Projects - Bibliography - Chronicle - Competitions - Restoration - etc.

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Volkonsky Family)
A group of documents related to Prince Volkonsky Family
Approx 1848-1917?

A group of 50+ various documents related to Prince Volkonsky family. Various content, places, dates, sizes and number of pages. CS.

From Natalia Volkonsky's archive.

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Meyerhold, Barbusse) Temerin, Aleksey.
Vintage Photograph: VSEVOLOD MEYERHOLD AND HENRI BARBUSSE.
[Moscow, 1935]
Large (10-1/4" x 15-1/4") original vintage photo. Inscribed on verso. [Meyerhold, Vsevolod (1874-1940): a famous Russian and Soviet avant-garde theater producer and actor. Founder and producer of the famous Meyerhold Theater. Worked with Mayakovsky, Malevich, Rodchenko, Stepanova, Popova, etc. - Temerin, Alexey: Theater actor, producer, photographer. Worked for many years with Meyerhold and was a main photographer of the Meyerhold Theater.]

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Chekhonin, Sudeikin, Annenkov, Kulbin, et al.) Evreinov, Nikolay
Group of 12 books by N. Evreinov. First Editions
St. Petersburg-Moscow, 1909-1924

Ten titles in twelve books. Author: Nikolai Yevreinov. Text in Russian.

1909 02404R VVEDENIYE V MONODRAMU ("Introduction to Monodrama"). Signed.

1912 02402R TEATR KAK TAKOVOY ("Theater as such").

1914 (15) 02401R PRO SCENA SUA.

1915-17 02403R TEATR DLIA SEBIA ("Theater for Oneself"). In three volumes.

1921 01354R CHTO TAKOYE TEATR ("What Is Theater"). A Book for Children.

1921 02397R PROISKHOZHDENIYE DRAMY ("The Origin of Drama: Primitive Tragedy and the Role of the Goat in the History of Its Rise").

1922 02399R TEATRALIZATSIYA ZHIZNI ("Adapting Theater for the life: A poet who does so").

1922 02400R TEATRAL'NYIE NOVATSII ("Theatrical Innovations").

1923 02398R O NOVOY MASKE ("On the New Mask. Autobiographical-Reconstructive").

1924 02396R TEATR U ZHIVOTNYKH ("Theater among the Animals: On the Biological Meaning of Theatricality").

Rare collection.

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Please note that aside of this collection we also have previously listed matching items: a signed copy of "Origin of Drama" and uniformly published "Book about Evreinov" by Vasily Kamensky.


Item ID: 02405R

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Petritsky, Anatoly
MAISKAYA NOCH' ("May Night"). Scenery
[Kiev, 1919]

Medium: Gouache on cardboard

Size in inches: 16-1/2" x 22"

Size in centimeters: 39.4 x 55.9 cm

Comments: Artist: Anatol' Petrits'ky . Unframed.
M. Lysenko. "Maiskaya noch' ili utoplennitsa". Ukrainian Musical Drama. Kiiv, 1919. Producer M. Bonch-Tomashevsky.

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Zaborovsky, Arkhangelsky, Chechnev, Gintz, Elkovich
Group of 7 AGIT OKNO Posters
Saratov, Rostov on Don, c. 1943

Medium: Lithograph (some hand-retouched)

Size in inches: approx. 33" x 24"

Size in centimeters: approx. 85 x 60 cm

Comments: Seven WW2 original posters.
Artists: Frants Zaborovskiy, Aleksandr Chechnev, Nikolay Arkhangel'skiy, Stefan Gints, Leonid Yel'kovich.
Text in Russian. 200 to 1000 copies only. Minor issues consistent with age. Unframed.

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Liubarsky, et al.) Mayakovsky, Punin, Pilniak, et al.
GORE PAKHARIA ("Woe of the Ploughman") and TAIFUN ("Typhoon"). Artistic-Literary and Social Magazine. Nos. 1, 3 & 4
Vladivostok: PrimGubKomPomGol / Svobodnaya Rossiya, 1923

Three issues (of six ever published) of the Soviet Futurist Far East magazine. Text in Russian. Square 4to (10-1/2" x 9-1/2") stapled wraps. Illustrated. 2000 copies only.
From the archive of the Futurist artist Pavel Ivanov. The magazine changed its title after the 3rd issue.

Editor: Pavel Liubarskiy.
Avant-garde covers and illustrations by Pavel Liubarsky, V. Okhlopkov, V. Pashkevich.

A. Bakushinsky - Aesthetics - Agriculture - Al. Bogdanov - Amur River - Arseny Nesmelov - Art critique - Artistic life - Artistic propaganda - Bibliography - Biography - Book reviews - Boris Beta - Boris Pil'niak - Braque - Cheliabinsk - Chronicle - Culture - Delaunay - Drama - Famine - Far East - Fascism - Folklore - France - Futurism - G. Rikhter - G. Travin - Graphics - History - Iv. Leushin - Iv. Lopatin - Karl Marx - Khabarovsk - Leger - Literary criticism - M. Dokukin - M. Trirog - Mikhail Larionov - N. Kurganov - N. Nikolaev - N. Tikhonov - Natalia Goncharova - Nikolay Punin - Noel' - P. P. Stankov - Painting - Paris - Philately - Philosophy - Picasso - Poetry - Politics - Posters - Propaganda - Prose - Samara - Self-portrait - Postal Stamps - Starvation - V. Aleksandrovsky - V. Kislov - Vasily Chekrygin - Vasiliy V. Grazhensky (his portrait by P. Liubarsky) - Victor Bart - Vladimir Mayakovsky - Vladimir Tatlin - Z. Matveev - etc.

Very Rare. Not in MOMA, not in Getty, not in British Library. The first title not listed either in PPS, or in Smits.

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Item ID: 01721R

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Burliuk, Mayakovsky, Palmov, et al.
Group of 8 Exhibition Catalogues of Students of UZhVZ/MUZhVZ ([Moscow] College of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture)
Moscow, 1894-1917

8 catalogues of a group exhibitions of UZhVZ students. (MUZhVZ later became VHUTEMAS-VKHUTEIN, a famous school of Russian Avant-garde.)

Among the participants: Aleksandr Gerasimov, Aleksandr Khvostov-Khvostenko, Alexander Kuprin, Aleksey Kravchenko, Boris Ioganson, David Burliuk, Evgeny Katsman, Fedor Rozhankovsky (Feodor Rojankovsky, Rojan), Ivan Rerberg, Ivan Zav'ialov, Lev Shekhtel', Morice Fabri (Fabbri), Nikolai Grigoriev, Nikolay Kolli, Nikolay Sinezubov, Robert Falk, Sergei Romanovich, Sergey Sen'kin, Sergey Sudeikin, Vasily Chekrygin, Victor Pal'mov, Vladimir Mayakovsky (futurist drawings), Zinovy Komissarenko, et al.

Text in Russian. Stapled wraps.

Very Rare.

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Ke-Sha Proskuriakov
The artist's archive: three scrap-book albums with his Works
[Kharkiv (Kharkov), 1920's]

Three albums (8-1/2" x 7", 10-1/2" x 7-1/2", 6-1/2" x 7") with clips from magazines and newspapers, book and magazine covers, linocut, etc. - all by Innokenty Proskuriakov (Ke-Sha). The albums were assembled by the artist; two albums were made by himself with his drawings on front. Each page contains several pieces, often in layers. Altogether there are in three albums 530 or more pieces of various sizes on various subjects: revolution and Civil War, Red Army, foreign and domestic policy, anti-religious propaganda, etc.
Middle size album had the artist's design: "Kes-Sha. Caricatures". On the cover of the smaller album there is the artist's pencil sketch for the album's design with the same inscription.

Provenance: Artist's family.

A Rare collection of images representing the spirit of 1920's in Soviet Ukraine.

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Item ID: Mis00023

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Dovgal, Alexander
In the Tramway]
Kharkov, 1920's]

Medium: Tempera on plywood

Size in inches: 11" x 8"

Size in centimeters: 28 x 20.5 cm

Comments:
Artist: Aleksandr Dovgal'.

Provenance: From Oleksandr Dovgal's friend and Ukrainian (Kharkov) artist Elena Proskuriakova. With her certification on the verso of the work.

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Item ID: Ar00577

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Stenberg, Vladimir
DA ZDRAVSTVUYET... (Kazakh) ("Long Live the Great Party of Lenin-Stalin...")
Moscow: OGIZ-IZOGIZ, 1937

Medium: Lithograph

Size in inches: 36" x 54-1/2"

Size in centimeters: 91.5 x 139 cm

Comments: Artist: Vladimir Avgustovich Stenberg (1899-1982). Text in Kazakh.

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Item ID: Pr00171

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Various artists and authors
ISKUSSTVO V MASSY ("Art to the Masses"). Magazine of AKhR. Complete Set
Moscow: AKhR, 1929-1930

All 20 issues published. Text in Russian. Small folio (approx. 12" x 8-1/2" or larger) softcovers. Profusely illustrated. First issues: 2000 copies only.

Editor-in-chief: A. A. Antonov.
Authors: F. Roginskaya, N. Shchekotov, Boris Zemenkov, David Burliuk, Ivan Matsa, et. al.
Covers by Boris Titov, Aleksey Nemov, and Maria Raiskaya.
Illustrations: Aleksandr Deineka, Boris Ioganson, Aleksandr Gerasimov, Pavel Sokolov-Skalia, Aleksandr Labas, Amshey Niurenberg, Andrey Goncharov, Bela Uitz, Boris Korolev, David Shterenberg, Aleksandr Rodchenko, David Burliuk, Dmitry Moor, Evgeny Katsman, Aleksandr Tyshler, Georgy Nissky, Aleksandr Bogomazov, Georgy Riazhsky, Groups (IZORAM, OSA, ASNOVA, OKTIABR' ("October")), Gustav Klutsis, Ignaty Nivinsky, Ivan Leonidov, Konstantin Vialov, Nikolay Terpsikhorov, Konstantin Melnikov, Lev Viazmensky, Moisey Ginzburg, Nikolay Ul'ianov, Pavel Radimov, Petr Konchalovsky, Sergey Gerasimov, Solomon Telingater, Nikolay Ladovsky, Solomon Boim, Vladimir Favorsky, Victor Perel'man, Vladimir Mayakovsky, Mikhail Cheremnykh, Yury Pimenov, et al.

Aesthetics - AKhR - Architecture - Art criticism - Artistic production - Artistic propaganda - Book reviews - Caricature - Ceramics - Chronicle - Clubs - Constructivism - Correspondence - Culture - Discussions - Exhibitions - Graphics - Industry - Leningrad - Military - Monumental art - Moscow - Museums - Obituaries - OMAKhR - Painting - Polemics - Politics - Posters - Productive arts - Proletarian art - Propaganda - Revolution - Satire - Sculpture - Socialist Realism - Street design - SVOMAS - VKhUTEMAS - Textile - Ukraine - War - Workers - Youth - etc.

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Tsybis, Voloshin, et al.) Editors Feliks Kon and Valentin Rozhitsyn
KOLOS'IA ("Ears"). Illustrated Literary-Artistic Magazine. 9 Issues
Kharkov, 1918

2-7, 9, 11, 14. (9 of 18 issues published in all).

Text in Russian. Folio (approx. 14-1/2" x 10-1/2") Stapled wraps. Illustrated.

Authors: Alatr, Aleksei Gastev, Alexander Gatov, Dionis Pomrening, E. Novskaya, Felix Kon, Georgy Shengeli, M. Kin, Maximilian Voloshin, N. R. Savvin, Nikolay Stankov, Shleiman, Valentin Rozhitsyn, Vladimir Korolevich, et al.

Artists: Iona Bii, Boleslaw Cybis, L. Rozenberg, Lur'e, Ulanover, Markin, Kozlov, et al.

Andrei Bely - Artistic Declarations - Biography - Book reviews - Correspondence - Critique - Drama - Exhibition - Futurism - Memoirs - Music - Poetry - Politics - Revolution - Theater - etc.

Including:
* "Two Futurists - Igor Severianin and Vladimir Mayakovsky);
* Discussion on creative works by members of the "Group (Union) of Seven": Boleslav Tsibis, Boris Kosarev, Bronislava Korvin-Kamenskaya (Churilina), Georgy Tsapok, Mane-Katz, Nikolai Kalmykov, Vladimir Bobritsky (Later the futuristic "7+3" group);
* Review of the Futurist collection SEM' PLIUS TRI ("7+3");
* Art in Kharkov (Review);
etc.

Because of political reasons publishing of many early Soviet periodicals (especially provincial ones) was suspended, all published issues were destroyed and very few survived.

Very Rare. Not in MOMA. Not in Getty. Not in British Library. Not in NYPL.
Not listed in PPS. Not listed in Smits.

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Erdman, Masiutin, Lansere, et al.) Various Artists, Composers and Authors
Russian and Soviet Sheet Music with Artistic Covers
Various places and years

Various composers and authors.
Covers by Aleksandr Frolov, Boris Titov, Boris Erdman, Dmitry Shokhin, Grigory Bondarenko, I. Mrochkovsky, K. Mironov, Nikolay Rogachev, Nikolay Kashcheev, V. Shene, Wassili Masjutin, Yevgeny Holstein, Yevgeny Lanceray, et al.

Some of the images were reproduced in various sources:
DAPA No. 11 (see p. 84),
"Decorative Art" (see p. 48),
"Oblozhka (The Cover)" (see p. 151),
"Neizvestnaya..." (see items 79, 114, 61, 103, 102, 60),
etc.

Rare collection.

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Item ID: SM00055

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Chernikhov, Yakov; et al.
EZHEGODNIK OBSHCHESTVA ARKHITEKTOROV-KHUDOZHNIKOV ("The Year-Book of the Society of Architects-Artists") and EZHEGODNIK IMPERATORSKOGO OBSHCHESTVA ARKHITEKTOROV-KHUDOZHNIKOV ("The Year-Book of the Imperial Society of Architects-Artists") 14 Volumes.
St. Petersburg: Society of Architects-Artists, 1906 - Leningrad: L.S.S.A., 1935.
All 14 Volumes (Complete set). Text (very little) in Russian. . Illustrated throughout with architectural drawings and photographs. From Art Deco to Constructivism and Stalinist Classicism.

Rare complete set.

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Item ID: 01372R

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Lissitzky, El and Ilie Ehrenburg
VESHCH' ("Object") Objet. Gegenstand. International Revue of the Modern Art. No. 1-2
Berlin: Skythen, 1922
Text in Russian, some in German and French. Small folio (12-1/4" x 9-1/4") stapled wraps. Profusely illustrated.
Editors: El Lissitzky and Ilie Ehrenburg.
Design by El. Lissitzky.
Authors: Victor Shklovsky, Vladimir Mayakovsky, Boris Pasternak, Sergey Esenin, Aleksandr Kusikov, Nikolay Punin, Igor Glebov (Gleboff), Valentin Parnakh, Charles Vildrac, Iwan Goll, Jules Romains, Gino Severini, Albert Gleize, Teo van Doesburg, Fernand Leger, Jacques Lipchitz, Gino Severini, Le Corbusier, et al.
Illustrations: Albert Gleize, Teo van Doesburg, Fernand Leger, Jacques Lipchitz, Richard Eggerling, et al.

Culture - Aesthetics - Architecture - Art criticism - Artistic production - Bibliography - Book reviews - Chronicle - Cinema - Circus - Dances - Exhibitions - Literary criticism - Literature - Monumental art - Music - Paintings - Poetry - Productive arts - Sculpture - Theater - Constructivism - Imaginism - Tatlin - Prokofiev (Prokofieff) - OBMOKhU - Tairov - Etc.

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Item ID: 01689R

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Elkin, Vasily]
SREDSTVAMI MILLIONOV... ("Let Us Accelerate Starting Up of 518 Factories and Plants By Resources [Credits] of Millions Working People "). Original design for political poster
[Moscow, c. 1931]

Medium: Photomontage, collage, gouache and ink on paper l/d on cardboard

Size in inches: 13-7/8" x 8-7/8"

Size in centimeters: 35 x 22.5 cm

Comments:
Artist: [Vasiliy Yolkin]. Unframed.

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Item ID: Ar00382

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Mayakovsky) Meyerhold, Vsevolod
Notes for the play "BANYA (Bath)" by Mayakovsky in the Meyerhold Theater
[Moscow, 1929]

11-3/4" x 8-1/4" two sheets in Russian, one side each. Handwritten Vsevolod Meyerhold's notes in pencil related to distribution of roles for the famous play BANYA ("Bath") by Vladimir Mayakovsky.

From the archive of Alexander Fevralsky.

One of a kind item. Meyerhold's autographs are extremely rare.

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Item ID: Au00003

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Nappelbaum, Moses.
Vintage Photograph: STANISLAVSKY TRIO.
Moscow, 1929.
9 x 6-1/2 Original vintage photo. Mounted on original mat. SIGNED by photographer. Gift inscription and SIGNATURES of all three musicians (1930). Nappelbaum's studio stamp on verso of the mat. [Nappel'baum, Moisei (Moisey) (1869-1958): a famous Russian and Soviet photographer. - Stanislavsky, Konstantin (1863-1938): a famous Russian theater actor, producer and director. - Very Rare.]

Item ID: Ph00007

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Meyerhold, Vsevolod; Mayakovsky, Vladimir.
MEYERHOLD'S MS NOTES for the Play "BANYA (Bath)" by Mayakovsky in the Meyerhold Theater. Assignment of roles [parts].
[Moscow], 1929.
12 x 8-1/4 (30.5 x 21 cm) handwritten notes in ink. (From the archive of A. Fevralsky). Folded. [Meyerhold, Vsevolod (1874-1940): a great Russian and Soviet Avant-garde theater producer and actor. Founder and producer of the famous Meyerhold Theater. Worked with Mayakovsky, Malevich, Rodchenko, Stepanova, Popova, etc. - Vladimir Mayakovsky (1893-1930) was the most famous Soviet poet. "Bath" was his last play.- Alexander Viliamovich Fevralsky (1901-198?) was a member of Meyerhold Theater and author of many works on Russian theater and Meyerhold in particular.]

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Meyerhold, Vsevolod; Mayakovsky, Vladimir.
MEYERHOLD'S MS NOTES for the Play "BANYA (Bath)" by Mayakovsky in the Meyerhold Theater.
[Moscow], 1929.
Two sheets 12 x 8-1/4 (30.5 x 21 cm) handwritten notes in ink. (From the archive of A. Fevralsky). Folded. [Meyerhold, Vsevolod (1874-1940): a great Russian and Soviet Avant-garde theater producer and actor. Founder and producer of the famous Meyerhold Theater. Worked with Mayakovsky, Malevich, Rodchenko, Stepanova, Popova, etc. - Vladimir Mayakovsky (1893-1930) was the most famous Soviet poet. "Bath" was his last play.- Alexander Viliamovich Fevralsky (1901-198?) was a member of Meyerhold Theater and author of many works on Russian theater and Meyerhold in particular.]

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Meyerhold, Vsevolod; Mayakovsky, Vladimir.
MEYERHOLD'S SKETCH for the Play "BANYA (Bath)" by Mayakovsky in the Meyerhold Theater.
[Moscow, 1930].
8-1/4 x 9 (21 x 22.9 cm) ink drawing. (From the archive of A. Fevralsky). Inscribed by A. Fevralsky: "BATH. Drawing by Meyerhold 1930". Accompanied by signed paper (obviously from a publishing house) with a photograph of this drawing and inscription: "Sketch by V. E. Meyerhold to production of the "Bath" (scene of Pobedonosikov and Belvedonsky; 1930; kept by A. V. Fevralsky, is being published for the first time)". [Meyerhold, Vsevolod (1874-1940): a great Russian and Soviet Avant-garde theater producer and actor. Founder and producer of the famous Meyerhold Theater. Worked with Mayakovsky, Malevich, Rodchenko, Stepanova, Popova, etc. - Vladimir Mayakovsky (1893-1930) was the most famous Soviet poet. "Bath" was his last play.- Alexander Viliamovich Fevralsky (1901-198?) was a member of Meyerhold Theater and author of many works on Russian theater and Meyerhold in particular. - Meyerhold's drawings are extremely rare. A couple of them were reproduced in the catalogue of Meyerhold's centenary exhibition]

Item ID: Mis00002

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Kazin, Rodov, Obradovich, et al.
GUDKI ("Sirens"). Magazine of Moscow Proletkult. Nos. 1-6 (Complete Run)
Moscow: Proletkul't, 1919
Complete (6 issues published in all). Text in Russian. 7-1/2" x 5" stapled pamphlets.
Authors: Vasily Kazin, Sergey Obradovich, Semen Rodov, et al.

Bibliography - Book reviews - Chronicle - Clubs - Correspondence - Culture - Humor - Literary criticism - Moscow - Music - Poetry - Proletarian art - Proletkult - Propaganda - Prose - Revolution - Satire - Theater - etc.

Rare, especially complete. Not in Getty, not in British Library.

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Item ID: 01759R

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