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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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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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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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Shchusev, Pokryshkin, Minenko
MECHETI SAMARKANDA. Vypusk I. GUR-EMIR - LES MOSQUEES DE SAMARCANDE. Fascicule I. GOUR-EMIR (The only published)
St. Petersbourg [St. Petersburg]: Expedition pour la confection des papiers d'etat [EZGB], 1905

Izdanie Imperatorskoi Arkheologicheskoi Komissii - Publie par la Commission imperiale archeologique. Only one part was published.

Drawings ("D'apres nature") by Aleksei Shchusev, Petr Pokryshkin, A. Minenko.

Text in Russian and French. Elephant folio (30" x 21-3/4" or 76 x 55 cm) loose sheets as issued. IX pp. text (illustrated), 18 plates (mostly in color); of them 3 folding or double-page.

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Item ID: 03043R

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Shchusev, Pokryshkin, Minenko
MECHETI SAMARKANDA. Vypusk I. GUR-EMIR - LES MOSQUEES DE SAMARCANDE. Fascicule I. GOUR-EMIR (The only published)
St. Petersbourg [St. Petersburg]: Expedition pour la confection des papiers d'etat [EZGB], 1905

Izdanie Imperatorskoi Arkheologicheskoi Komissii - Publie par la Commission imperiale archeologique. Only one part was published.

Drawings ("D'apres nature") by Aleksei Shchusev, Petr Pokryshkin, A. Minenko.

Text in Russian and French. Elephant folio (30" x 21-3/4" or 76 x 55 cm) paper wrapper with loose sheets as issued. IX pp. text (illustrated), 18 plates (mostly in color); of them 3 folding or double-page.

Very Rare oversize copy. Smaller size (folded) copies are also rare but not as much as unfolded.

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Item ID: 03160R

Price: $8,995.00

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Shamurin, Yury; Z. Shamurina; Evgeny Belov; F. F. Gornostaev
KUL'TURNYE SOKROVISHCHA ROSSII ("Cultural Treasures of Russia"). 11 volumes (Complete set)
Moscow: Obrazovanie, 1912-1915

Text in Russian. 4to (10" x 6-3/4") original cloth (Otto Kirchner, Petrograd) with embossed boards and decorated in gilt to front and spine. Both original soft covers - front and rear - bound in each volume. Plenty of illustrations (mostly tipped-in on separate sheets).

Volume 1 front - soft cover - title page

Volume 2 front - soft cover - title page

Volume 3 front - soft cover - title page

Volume 4 front - soft cover - title page

Volume 5 front - soft cover - title page

Volume 6 front - soft cover - title page

Volume 7 front - soft cover - title page

Volume 8 front - soft cover - title page

Volume 9 front - soft cover - title page

Volume 10 front - soft cover - title page

Volume 11 front - soft cover - title page

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Item ID: 04221R

Price: $7,500.00

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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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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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Reimers, Heinrich Christoph von (1768-1812).
ST. PETERSBURG AM ENDE SEINES ERSTEN JAHRHUNDERTS ("St. Petersburg at the End of Its First Century"). 2 vols. First Edition.
St. Petersburg: F. Deinemann, 1805.
Two volumes (complete set). Old boards with leather labels to spines. XL, 390 + XVIII, 442 pp. Frontispiece, two engraved title pages, foldout charts, 5 foldout engraved plans of St. Petersburg (the largest one colored). Some yellowing/staining inside but nothing terrible, else strong, in very nice condition. Plans in very good condition, complete, not torn.
An important Russian book about St. Petersburg. The author came from Estonia and wrote in German. Russica R678.

Very Rare complete set in such condition.

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Item ID: 01543R

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Burliuk, Malevich, Grishchenko, Exter, Goncharova, Pal'mov, et al.
Four Exhibition Catalogues: OBSHCHESTVO KHUDOZHNIKOV 'MOSKOVSKY SALON' ("'Moscow Salon' Society")
Moscow, 1911, [1912?], 1913, [1918]

4 group exhibition catalogues. Among the artists: Aleksandr Shevchenko, Aleksey Grishchenko (Alexis Gritchenko), Alexander Vesnin, Alexandra Exter, Anna Golubkina, Aristarkh Lentulov, Arthur Fon-Vizen (Fonvizin), David Burliuk, Dmitry Mitrokhin, Georgy Yakulov, Ilya Mashkov, Ivan Klyunov (Kliun), Ivan Rerberg, Kazimir Malevich, Martiros Saryan, Michael Larionov, Mikhail Adamovich, Mikhail Vrubel', Natalya Goncharova, Nikolai Ge, Nikolay Chernyshev, Pavel Kuznetsov, Petr Konchalovsky, Pyotr Utkin, Rene Leclerque, Sergey Gerasimov, Vasily Denisov, Victor Palmov, Viktor Borisov-Musatov, children's works, et al.

Text in Russian. 4-3/4" x 4-1/4" to 6-1/4" x 4-5/8" softcover/stapled wraps. Artists' addresses.

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Item ID: 02425R

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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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Item ID: 02200R

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Various Authors and Artists. Editor V. V. Kallash
TRI VEKA ("Three Centuries"). First Edition. 6 volumes (complete)
Moscow: Sytin, 1912-13

First edition, all 6 volumes (complete set).

Editor Vladimir Kallash.
Text in Russian. Small folio (11-1/2" x 8-1/2") original cloth richly decorated to boards and spine; toned edges. Decorated epps. Approx. 300 pp. in each volume. Profusely illustrated with b/w and color pictures in text and on plates (some with tissue guards).

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Item ID: 03129R

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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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Item ID: 02428R

Price: $3,995.00

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Villie, M. Ya. [Ville, Willje, Wylie], Academician.
AKVARELI VILLIE ("Watercolors by Villie"). AQUARELLES de WYLIE. Reproductions d'apres les originaux de Mr. M. de Wylie, membre de l'Academie Imperiale des Beaux-Arts de St.-Petersbourg, tires de la collection privee de SA MAJESTE l'IMPEREUR de Russe...
St. Petersburg / St.-Petersbourg: EZGB / Expedition Pour la Confection des Papiers d'Etat, 1902 & 1908.

Text in Russian and French. Atlas Folio size (21" x 30-1/2") two portfolios each containing four illustrations in color (matted, with tissue guards). An important associate copy: the stamp EZGB and inscription certifies that this copy was prepared for Nikolay Nikolaevich Sokolov (the engineer of the EZGB). EZGB (later GOZNAK) provided the best possible quality of printing in Russia at that time. Complete.

Artist: Mikhail Wylie.

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Item ID: 01402R

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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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For sale together with its successor Za Proletarskoye Iskusstvo, advertising leaflet and subscription coupon.


Item ID: 01740Ra

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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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Schenkenberg, Dr. Carl von & 2. A. Ferrier
Die Kaiserlich-Russische Haupt-Und Residenzstadt ST. PETERSBURG UND DEREN UMGEGENDEN: Topographisch-Statistisches Handbuch Und Fuhrer Fremde ("The Imperial Russian Capital St. Petersburg and Environs") First Edition. 2. LA RUSSIE [bound before]
St. Petersburg: H. Schmitzdorff, 1840. 2. Bruxelles: Society Belge de Librairie, 1841
Half-leather (handsome period brown gilt tooled straight-grained morocco). XXVIII, 256 pp.; 212 pp. With two folding maps of St. Petersburg, one large and hand colored; eight wood engraved plates (Lesestre), text ill. Extremely rare German first and only edition of this early travel guide to St. Petersburg.

Very Rare.

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Item ID: 01854R

Price: $2,795.00

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Rodchenko) Nikolsky, Victor and Yakov Tugendkhold (Editors)
L'ART DECORATIF ET INDUSTRIEL DE l'U.R.S.S.
Moscow-Paris, 1925

Editors: Viktor Nikol'skii and Iakov Tugendhold.
Authors: Anatoly Lunacharsky, David Shterenberg, Aleksey Sidorov, David Arkin, et al.

Cover (lithograph) and title page by Alexander Rodchenko.

Text in French. 4to (10-3/8" x 8") Card covers. 122 pp. + 13 plates. Profusely illustrated. 3000 copies only. Aside from a tiny piece of the cover (restorable), the book is in pretty nice condition.

MOMA Cat. No. 614. Getty Cat. No. 187.

Reproduced in
MOMA Collection p. 191,
Dabrowski p. 222,
Karginov p. 160, etc.

Important and Rare item. Not in British Library. Not in NYPL.
WorldCat shows only 2 copies worldwide.

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Item ID: 06081R

Price: $2,745.00

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Photographer Unknown
PALACES OF YOUNG PIONEERS AND OCTOBERITES (Photo-album)
[Moscow]: VOKS, n/d (c. 1937-1939)

Text in Russian. Landscape folio (12" x 15-1/4") cloth-baked hardcover decorated with relief VOKS emblem on front; another emblem on front pastedown. Partially handmade album containing thick cardboard sheets with tipped-in large (9" x 11") original photographs.
Large and heavy item.

Might be executed in very small number of copies (Probably for presentation to some US VOKS officials?).

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Item ID: Mis00042

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Rodchenko in the magazine SSSR na stroike ( USSR in Construction ) Editor-in-chief G. Piatakov
USSR IN CONSTRUCTION. Illustrated Magazine. 1933 No. 12
Moscow: ISOGIS, 1933

This issue of the magazine "U.S.S.R. in Construction" is dedicated to The Baltic-White Sea Canal ("Stalin's Canal").

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

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

Composition and photographs by Alexander Rodchenko.

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Item ID: 03918R

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Rodchenko) Nikolsky, Victor and Yakov Tugendkhold (Editors)
L'ART DECORATIF ET INDUSTRIEL DE l'U.R.S.S.
Moscow-Paris, 1925

Editors: Viktor Nikol'skii and Iakov Tugendhold.
Authors: Anatoly Lunacharsky, David Shterenberg, Aleksey Sidorov, David Arkin, et al.

Cover (lithograph) and title page by Alexander Rodchenko.

Text in French. 4to (10-3/8" x 8") Card covers. 122 pp. + 13 plates. Profusely illustrated. 3000 copies only.

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Item ID: 04238R

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Bobri (aka Vladimir Bobritsky)
TAXCO Mexico. 12 Pastels. First Edition. Signed.
Milano: [Author], 1949.
Album of works by Bobri (Vladimir Bobritsky). Introductions by Andres Segovia (Spanish) and P. K. Thomajan (English). Elephant folio size: 15-3/4" x 11-3/4" (40 x 30 cm) Softbound, plain white cover. Tipped-in illustrations. 1000 copies only. Signed by Bobri. Very nice condition.

Very Rare

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Item ID: 01556R

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Gagarin, G. G. (Prince Gregoire Gagarine)
SOBRANIYE VIZANTIYSKIKH, GRUZINSKIKH I DREVNERUSSKIKH ORNAMENTOV ... ("The Collection of Byzantine, Georgian and Old Russian Ornaments...") [RECUEIL D'ORNEMENTS ET D'ARCHITECTURE BYZANTINS, GEORGIENS ET RUSSES]
St. Petersburg: Ekspeditsiya Zagotovleniya Gosudarstvennykh Bumag, 1897 [St. Petersbourg]
Author: Prince Grigory Grigorievich Gagarin. Text in Russian. Folio size (14-1/2" x 10-1/2") original cloth portfolio, embossed in gilt with loosely inserted text and illustrations. VIII, 22, (2) pp. + 45 hors-texte lithographs. Complete set. Ex-US public library with some usual marking (no pockets); else very nice copy indeed. Library loss, your gain.

Very Rare complete set, especially in such condition.

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Item ID: 01711R

Price: $2,495.00

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Rodchenko in the magazine SSSR na stroike ( USSR in Construction ) Editor-in-chief G. Piatakov
USSR IN CONSTRUCTION. Illustrated Magazine. 1933 No. 12
Moscow: ISOGIS, 1933

This issue of the magazine "U.S.S.R. in Construction" is dedicated to The Baltic-White Sea Canal ("Stalin's Canal").

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

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

Composition and photographs by Alexander Rodchenko.

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Item ID: 02856R

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Rodchenko in the magazine SSSR na stroike ( USSR in Construction ). Editor-in-chief G. Piatakov
URSS EN CONSTRUCTION ("USSR in Construction"). Illustrated Magazine. 1933 No. 12
Moscow: ISOGHIS, 1933

This issue of the magazine "U.S.S.R. in Construction" is dedicated to The Baltic-White Sea Canal ("Stalin's Canal").

Text in French. Elephant folio (16-1/2" x 11-1/2") Stapled wraps. Illustrated throughout with photographs and photomontages; large foldout.

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

Composition and photographs by Alexander Rodchenko.

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Item ID: 04176R

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Lorentz [Lorents], N. F.
ORNAMENT ("Ornament of All Times and Styles"). First Edition.
St. Petersburg: Devrien, 1898.
Text in Russian. Folio (13-5/8" x 9-1/2") half-leather hardcover binding embossed in gilt to front and spine. Marbled edges. Explanatory text with illustrations plus 100 full size plates, many in color.

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Item ID: 01562R

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Sergeev) Martynov, A.; Snegirev, I. M.
RUSSKAYA STARINA V PAMIATNIKAKH... ("Russian Antiquity in Memorials of Church and Secular Architecture"). Part one. First Edition.
Moscow: Typography of Avgust Semen, 1846

Compiled by Aleksey Martynov. Text by Ivan Snegirev. Drawings by Nikolay Sergeev. Text in Russian. Elephant Folio size (20-1/2" x 13-7/8" or 52 x 35 cm) dark blue half-morocco over dark blue grained boards. Contains title, dedication, text and 7 lithographic plates (half-title and 6 plates on china paper with original tissue guards). Old Russian (heraldic?) bookplate.

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Item ID: 01924R

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Various Authors. Editor Petr Veyner
STARYIE GODY ("Old Times"). Monthly Magazine for Art and Antiques Lovers. 1908 (complete)
St. Petersburg: P. P. Veiner, 1908

A famous collector's magazine.

Text in Russian. 4to (10-3/8" x 7-1/4") Softcovers. Profusely illustrated and decorated with text drawings, tipped-in illustrations and plates. Cover's condition consistent with age; internally nice.
With index.

Editor and publisher: Pyotr Weiner.

18th Century - Aesthetics - Annals - Archeology - Architecture - Archives - Arms - Art critique - Art history - Artistic production (handicraft, artistic factories, etc.) - Auctions - Baroque - Bibliography - Biographies - Books review - Carpets and rugs - Ceramics - Chronicle - Churches - Coats of arms - Collections - Correspondence - Critique - Drawings - Earthenware - Embroidery - Enamels - Engravings - Exhibitions - Folk Art and artistic industry - Furniture - Glass - Graphics - History - Icons - Ivory wares - Jewelry - Manuscripts - Medals - Memoirs - Military - Miniatures - Mosaics - Museums - Numismatics - Oriental art - Ornaments - Painting - Palaces - Philately - Porcelain and porcelain industry - Portraits - Pottery - Publishing - Religious art - Reviews - Restoration - Sculpture - Seals - Silverware - Slavic art and architecture - Stoneware - Textile - Toys - Western art and architecture - Woodcarving - etc.

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Item ID: 03911R

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Meyerhold) Chaikov, Iosif
POSLEDNY RESHITEL'NY ("The Last an Decisive [Battle]"). Meyerhold Theater
c. 1934]

Medium: Pencil on paper

Size in inches: 9-1/2" x 15-1/4"

Size in centimeters: 24 x 39 cm

Titled by the artist on front. Unframed.

Comments:
Artist: Joseph Chaykov.
Scene from the play "The Last an Decisive [Battle]" (Vsevolod Vishnevsky). One of bas-reliefs of the sculptural frieze for the Meyerhold Theater.
More information about that is here.

Another work from the same project was reproduced in 1977 monograph p. 68.

From the artist's family (1980's)

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Item ID: Ar00394

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Meyerhold) Chaikov, Iosif
LES ("Forest"). Meyerhold Theater
c. 1934]

Medium: Pencil on paper

Size in inches: 9" x 15-1/4"

Size in centimeters: 23 x 39 cm

Titled by the artist on front. Unframed.

Comments:
Artist: Joseph Chaykov.
Scene from the play "LES" ("Forest") (Alexander Ostrovsky). One of bas-reliefs of the sculptural frieze for the Meyerhold Theater.
More information about that is here.

Another work from the same project was reproduced in 1977 monograph p. 68.

From the artist's family (1980's)

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Item ID: Ar00395

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Mayakovsky, Meyerhold) Chaikov, Iosif
BANYA ("Bath). Meyerhold Theater
c. 1934]

Medium: Pencil on paper

Size in inches: 8-1/4" x 16-1/4"

Size in centimeters: 21 x 41.5 cm

Titled by the artist on front. Unframed.

Comments:
Artist: Joseph Chaykov.
Scene from the play "Bath" by Vladimir Mayakovsky. One of bas-reliefs of the sculptural frieze for the Meyerhold Theater.
More information about that is here.

Another work from the same project was reproduced in 1977 monograph p. 68.

From the artist's family (1980's)

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Item ID: Ar00396

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Mel'nikov, Ginzburg, Ladovsky, Vesnin, et al.
Four catalogues of architectural exhibitions related to reconstruction of Moscow
Moscow: Stroitel'stvo Moskvy, 1934-35

Architects: Aleksey Shchusev, Boris Iofan, Georgy Krutikov, Grigory Barkhin, Ilya Golosov, Isidor Frantsuz, Ivan Fomin, Konstantin Mel'nikov, Moisey Ginzburg, Nikolay Ladovsky, Vesnin Brothers, et al.

Text in Russian. Stapled wraps. Illustrated; illustrated covers.

Rare. Not in Senkevich.


Item ID: 03056R

Price: $1,995.00

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Vesnin Brothers, Ginsburg, et al. Edited by G. B. Barkhin.
EZHEGODNIK MAO ("Year-Book of the Architect Society of Moscow") Nos. 4, 5, 6.
Moscow, 1917, 1928, 1930.
Text (very little) in Russian and some in German. Folio (over 12" tall) Softcovers. Constructivist design of Nos 5 & 6. Illustrated throughout with architectural and other drawings and photos. No. 5 - 2000 copies, No. 6 - 1000 copies only. No. 5 has small Russian stamps. [Ginzburg (Ginsburg), Moisey (Moses): Well-known Soviet architect, one of chief theorists of Constructivism.]

Item ID: 01373R

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Telingater, Solomon (Design)
GENERAL'NY PLAN REKONSTRUKTSII GORODA MOSKVY ("General Plan of Reconstruction of the City of Moscow"). Volume I (the only published)
Moscow: Moskovsky Rabochy, 1936

Artist: Solomon Telingater.

Text in Russian. 4to (10-1/2" x 7-7/8") decorated cloth. 160, (3) pp.; thick paper. Decorated epps. Profusely illustrated: frontispiece, plates, foldouts (photographs, plans, etc.) Rear pocket contains two large colorful plans: chart of layout of Moscow (29" x 26") and chart of the main lines of the city (42" x 39"), both in fine condition.

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Item ID: 02041R

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Various Authors) Editor P. Dul'sky
KAZANSKY MUZEINY VESTNIK ("Kazan Museum Herald"). 7 Issues
Kazan: Narkompros, 1921,1924

1921: 1-2, 3-6 (complete year); 1924: 1. (7 issues of 17 published in all).
Many on Moslem art and culture.

Text in Russian. Various sizes, from 8vo to 4to. 450+ pp. Illustrated; illustrated covers. 500-1000 copies only.

Editor: Petr Dul'skiy.

Authors: Anatoly Bakushinsky, Boris Denike, Erikh Gollerbakh, Pavel Ettinger, Petr Kornilov, Pyotr Dulski, Sergei Oldenburg, Vladimir Adariukov, et al.

Anthropology - Antiques - Archeology - Architecture - Art critique - Art history - Bibliography - Biographies - Ceramics - Chronicle - Churches - Collections - Education - Ethnography - Excursions - Exhibitions - History - Manuscripts - Miniatures - Museums - Obituaries - Oriental art (Persia, Middle Asia, (Japanese, Middle Asian, etc.) - Painting - Photography - Portraits - Puppet theater - Restoration - United States - etc.

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

Rare.
Not listed in PPS.

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Item ID: 02669R

Price: $1,645.00

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Various Artists and Authors (Anuchin D. N., et al.)
MOSKVA V YEYA PROSHLOM I NASTOYASHCHEM ("Moscow in Its Past and Present") Volumes 1, 2, 7, 9, 10, 11. First Edition
Moscow: Obrazovaniye, [1909-1912]
This publication was devoted to the memory of a prominent Russian historian Ivan Egorovich Zabelin (1820-1908). Text in Russian. Folio size (approx. 12-3/4" x 9-3/4") Hardcovers. Profusely illustrated with text drawings and plates. Covers by Petr Semenovich Afanas'ev (1866-1960) and Mikhail Aleksandrovich Demianov (1873-1913).

We offer here 6 volumes of 12 published.

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Item ID: 01649R

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Miliutin, Nikolay
PROBLEMA STROITEL'STVA SOTSIALISTICHESKIKH GORODOV ("Problem of Building of Socialist Cities"). On the cover: SOTSGOROD ("Socialist City"). First Edition
Moscow-Leningrad: GIz, 1930

Author and designer Nikolai Milyutin.

Text in Russian. Oblong (9-1/4" x 10-1/2") flexible cloth with DJ. Constructivist design. Profusely illustrated with Avant-garde architecture and design projects.

Senkevich 1034.

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Item ID: 02222R

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Lissitzky, Alpert, et al. in the magazine SSSR na stroike ( USSR in Construction ) Editor-in-chief G. Piatakov
USSR IN CONSTRUCTION. Illustrated Magazine. 1933 No. 2
Moscow: ISOGIS, 1933

This issue of the magazine "U.S.S.R. in Construction" is dedicated to 15 years of the Red Army.

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

Editor-in-chief: Georgy Pyatakov.

Design by Lazar' (El) Lissitzky.
Photographs by Maks Al'pert, Arkady Shaikhet, et al.

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Item ID: 02854R

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Lissitzky, Pougny, et al.)
AUSSTELLUNG NOVEMBER GRUPPE. MALEREI PLASTIK ARCHITEKTUR ("Exhibition of the Group 'November'. Painting, Sculpture, Architecture"). Exhibition Catalogue
Berlin: Archiv der Deutschen Kunst / K. Ullrich-Organisation, 1925

Catalogue of a group exhibition.
Among the participants: Ivan Puni, El Lisitsky, et al.

Text in German. Tall 8vo (9-1/8" x 6-1/8") Stapled wraps. Avant-garde design and cover (Constructivism). Profusely illustrated.

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Item ID: 02964R

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Rodchenko and Stepanova, Shaikhet, et al. in the magazine SSSR na stroike ( USSR in Construction ) Editor-in-chief A. Kossarev
URSS EN CONSTRUCTION ("USSR in Construction"). Illustrated Magazine. 1937 No. 5
Moscow: OGHIZ-IZOGHIZ, 1937

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

Text in French. Elephant folio (16-1/2" x 11-1/2") Stapled wraps. Illustrated throughout with photographs.

Editor-in-chief: Aleksandr Kosarev.

Design by Alexander Rodchenko and Varvara Stepanova.
Photographs by M. Katzenko, Arkady Shaikhet, Georgy Zelma, et al.

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Item ID: 03022R

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Strzheminski] Syrkus, Szymon and Andrzej Pronaszko (Editors)
PRAESENS. No. 2 (Architektura)
Warszawa (Warsaw), 1930

Only two issue ever published. Mostly on Avant-garde architecture.

Text in Polish. Folio (12" x 9") softcover. 199, (3), (13) pp.
Avant-garde cover by [Wladyslaw Strzheminski]. Profusely illustrated with drawings, photographs, photo-montages, architecture projects, etc. (Kazimir Malevich, El Lissitzky, et al.).

Architecture - Painting - Photography - Cinema - Theater - Poetry - etc.

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Item ID: 03114R

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Lissitzky, Novitsky, et al. in the magazine SSSR na stroike ( USSR in Construction ) Editor-in-chief G. Piatakov
SSSR NA STROIKE ("USSR in Construction"). Illustrated Magazine. 1934 No. 10
Moscow: OGIZ-IZOGIZ, 1934

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

Text in Russian. Elephant folio (16-1/2" x 11-1/2") Stapled wraps. Illustrated throughout with photographs and photomontages; foldout.

Editor-in-chief: Georgy Pyatakov.
Editorial Board and authors: Maksim Gorky, Mikhail Koltsov, et al.
Text by Boris Gromov, a member of the "Cheliuskin" expedition.

Design by Sophia and Lazar' (El) Lissitzky.
Photographs by Pavel Novitsky, Arkady Shaikhet, Ivan Shagin, et al.

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Item ID: 03149R

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Mayakovsky, Meyerhold) Chaikov, Iosif
Mayakovsky's sculpture for the Meyerhold Theater]
c. 1934]

Medium: Pencil on paper

Size in inches: 12-5/8" x 9-1/2"

Size in centimeters: 32 x 24 cm

Drawings on both sides. Unframed.

Comments:
Artist: Joseph Chaykov.
Sketches of Vladimir Mayakovsky's sculpture that should be erected on the top of the Meyerhold Theater.
More information about that project is here.

Another work from the same project was reproduced in 1977 monograph p. 68.

From the artist's family (1980's)

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Item ID: Ar00393

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Gagarin, Gr. Gr., Prince (Furst Gregor Gagarin)
SOBRANIYE VIZANTIYSKIKH I DREVNERUSSKIKH ORNAMENTOV ... ("The Collection of Byzantine and Old Russian Ornaments...") [SAMMLUNG BYZANTINISCHER UND ALTRUSSISCHER ORNAMENTE]
St. Petersburg: Baron Schtiglitz / Shtadler, 1887
Author: Prince Grigory Grigorievich Gagarin. Text in Russian. Folio size (13" x 9-1/2") original cloth backed portfolio with loosely inserted text and illustrations. 4 sheets with text + 49 full-size lithographs (of 50, plate 22 missing). Backstrip broken but present; some staining to bottom corner of some plates not affecting image.

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Item ID: 01727R

Price: $1,495.00

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Klutsis, Gustav ?
STROIM ("We Are Building"). Photo-magazine of Newspaper ZA INDUSTRIALIZATSIYU ("For Industrialization"). No. 1-2 (Jubilee issue)
Moscow, 1932
Design attributed to Gustav Klutsis. Text in Russian. Elephant folio (23" x 16"). Fully illustrated.
The jubilee double issue celebrating 10 years of the newspaper "For Industrialization".

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Item ID: 01769R

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Shekhtel', Fomin, et al.
ARKHITEKTURNYIE MOTIVY ("Architectural Motifs"). Magazine of Architecture and Artistic Industry (7 Issues)
Moscow: V. S. Berner, 1899-1901

1st year: 1, 3 (incomplete); 2nd year: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6.

Text in Russian. Large 4to (11-1/4" x 8") stapled wraps. Illustrated with architectural, decoration, etc. projects and drawings. Illustrated covers.

Architects, artists and civil engineers: Ivan Fomin, Anna Golubkina, Vladimir Iordan, L. N. Kekushev, V. F. Kharlamov, Ignaty Nivinsky, P. Ovchinnikov, Fedor Shekhtel, I. I. Strukov, et al.

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Item ID: 01987R

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Tomakh, Sergiy and Yevgen Kholostenko
ZA PROLETARS'KI MYSTETS'KI KADRY ("For Proletarian Artistic Specialists"). First Edition
Kharkiv (Kharkov): Rukh, 1932

Authors: Sergey Tomakh and Yevgeny Kholostenko. Artistic Editor Vasyl' Sedlyar.

Text in Ukrainian. Large 8vo (9-3/4" x 6-7/8") Softcover. 92 pp. Illustrated throughout with Avant-garde works by Mykola Rokyts'ky and other artists of the Boychuk school. 2070 copies only.

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Item ID: 02228R

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Padalka) Taranushenko, Stefan
MYSTETSTVO SLOBOZHANSHCHYNY XVII-XVIII V.V. ("The Art of Sloboda 17th - 18th Centuries"). First Edition
Kharkiv (Kharkov), 1928

Author: Stefan Taranushenko. Cover by Ivan Padalka.

Text in Ukrainian. 4t0 (10" x 7") softcover. Illustrated throughout. 500 copies only.

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Item ID: 02234R

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