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EZHEGODNIK IMPERATORSKIKH TEATROV ("Annuals of Imperial Theaters"). 57 Issues
St. Petersburg, 1896-1914

57 issues offered.

Text in Russian. Illustrated.

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Item ID: 03245R

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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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Bakst, Leon) Alexandre, Arsene and Jean Cocteau
THE DECORATIVE ART OF LEON BAKST. (With Original Watercolor)
London: The Fine Art Society, 1913
Artist: Leon [Lev Samoilovich] Bakst (1866-1924). Text in English. Elephant Folio (16" x 11" or 40.5 x 28 cm) original full vellum, embossed with decoration in gilt to boards and spine; top edge gilt, others uncut; slipcase.

Frontispiece portrait of Bakst, woodcut headpieces by Bakst, 77 tipped-in color and monochrome plates from original drawings, plus original watercolor signed by the artist.

"Of this Edition de Luxe, containing an Original Drawing in Water-colour by Monsieur Leon Bakst, 80 copies only have been printed for all countries".
(Because the book was published in French and English, this copy is probably one of 40).

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Item ID: 01602R

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Burliuk, Feshin, Korovin, et al.)
PEREDVIZHNYE KHUDOZHESTVENNYE VYSTAVKI ("Society of Itinerant Art Exhibition ['Itinerants']"). 31 exhibition Catalogues
Moscow and St. Petersburg, 1884-1916

Group of thirty-one catalogues of exhibitions in St. Petersburg and Moscow.
Painting - Sculpture - Graphics

Among the artists: Abram Arkhipov, Aleksandr Kiselev, Aleksei Kravchenko, Aleksey Kharlamov, Alexander Moravov, Alexei Stepanov, Alexey Korin, Alisa Brusketi, Andrey Ryabushkin, Apollinary Vasnetsov, David Burliuk, Efim Cheptsov, Elena Polenova, Fedor Rerberg, Fedot Sychkov, Ilya Repin, Isaac Levitan, Isaak Brodsky, Ivan Efimov, Ivan Ermakov, Ivan Gugunava, Ivan Kramskoi, Ivan Pokhitonov, Ivan Shishkin, Ivan Vladimirov, Kiriyak Kostandi, Konstantin Korovin, Konstantin Gorbatov, Konstantin Makovsky, Konstantin Pervukhin, Konstantin Savitsky, Konstantin Veshchilov, Konstantin Yuon, Leonard Turzhansky, Leonid Pasternak, Liudmila Burliuk, Manuil Aladzhalov, Michael Leblan, Mikhail Klodt, Mikhail Nesterov, Nikolai Andreev, Nikolai Kasatkin, Nikolay Feshin, Nikolay Bogdanov-Belsky, Nikolay Ge, Nikolay Kuznetsov, Nikolay Pimonenko, Nikolay Sapunov, Nikolay Yaroshenko, Pavel Radimov, Petr Ben'kov, Petr Levchenko, Petr Petrovichev, Petr Staronosov, Piotr Lambin, Pyotr Kelin, Sergei Maliutin, Sergei Vinogradov, Sergey Konenkov, Solomon Kishinevsky, Stanislav Noakovsky, Stanislav Zhukovsky, Valentin Serov, Vasili Polenov, Vasilii Surikov, Vasilij Svarog, Vasiliy Meshkov, Vasily Baksheev, Victor Simov, Viktor Vasnetsov, Vitol'd Bialynitsky-Birulya, Vladimir Domogatsky, Vladimir Makovsky, Yuly Bershadsky, et al.

Text in Russian or bilingual (in Russian and partially in French). Of 30 catalogues 20 are illustrated throughout, 1 has text illustrations, 3 are illustrated with artists' portraits, and 6 not illustrated. Artists' addresses. Various sizes and condition. Some may contain visitor's notes.

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Item ID: 04051R

Price: $10,495.00

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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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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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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.

Rare in any condition.

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Item ID: 04593R

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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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Zwenigorodskoi, A. W.) Stasoff, W. W.
Histoire du Livre LES EMAUX BYZANTINS ["Byzantine Enamels"] A. W. Zwenigorodskoi. First Edition
St. Petersbourg [St. Petersburg], 1898.
Folio (12" x 8-1/4") Boards magnificently decorated in gilt. Title page in red and gilt, thick paper. Illustrated with plates. Richly decorated edges and endpapers. 100 numbered copies only (This copy not numbered). In publisher's (?) protective wrapper and matching slipcase.

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Item ID: 01521R

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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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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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Various Artists and Authors) Sobko, Nikolay (Editor)
ISKUSSTVO I KHUDOZHESTVENNAYA PROMYSHLENNOST' ("Art and Artistic Industry"). Illustrated Monthly Magazine. Three full years
St. Petersburg: Imperial Society of Encouragement of Arts, 1898-1901

Editor: Nikolai Sobko. Text in Russian. Folio size magazines for three years: 1898-1899, 1899-1900, and 1900-1901. 1st and 3rd years in original wrappers; 2nd year in library binding. Profusely illustrated with text drawings and plates (b/w and in color).
In various condition. 2nd year is a bound ex-library copy with few old (1920's and earlier) stamps; first three issues bound at the end.

18th Century and earlier - 19th Century - Aesthetics - Archeology - Architecture - Art criticism - Art history - Art teaching (Stroganoff School, etc.) - Artistic associations - Artistic correspondence - Artistic education and propaganda - Artistic life - Artistic production (handicraft, artistic factories, etc.) - Auctions - Autobiographical materials - Bibliography - Biographies - Books review - Carpets and rugs - Caucasian art and architecture (Georgian, etc.) - Ceramics - Chronicle - Churches - Collections - Competitions - Construction - Earthenware - Embroidery - Engravings - Excavations - Exhibitions - Folk Art and artistic industry - Frescoes - Furniture - General art matters - Glass - Graphics - History - Satire and humor (Caricatures, etc.) - Icons - Ivory wares - Jewelry - Landscapes - Libraries and archives - Manuscripts - Medals - Miniatures - Monasteries - Monumental art - Monuments - Mosaics - Moscow Kremlin - Museums - Obituaries - Oriental art (Japanese, Middle Asian, etc.) - Ornaments - Painted wooden eggs (Pisankas) - Paintings - Palaces - Porcelain and porcelain industry - Portraits - Pottery - Restoration - Schools of art - Sculpture - Slavic art (Polish, Czech, Bulgarian, Romanian, Croatian, etc.) - Textile - Travels of artists and travel notes - Ukrainian art and architecture (Kiev, Odessa, Kharkov, etc.) - Western art and architecture (French, Spanish, Greek, Roman, Celtic, etc.) - Woodcarving - etc.

Bem, Elizaveta - Bogoliubov, Aleksei - Borisov, Aleksandr - Briullov, Karl - Kramskoi, Ivan - Nesterov, Mikhail - Polenova , Elena - Repin, Ilya - Roerich, Nicholas (The Editor's assistant in 1898) - Shevchenko, Taras - Shishkin, Ivan - Surikov, Vasily - Sverchkov, Nikolay - Tropinin, Vasily - Vasiliev, Fedor - Vasnetsov, Apollinary - Vasnetsov, Victor - Vereshchagin, Vasily - Tretyakov, Pavel - and many others.

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Item ID: 01836R

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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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Bobrinsky, Count Aleksey
NARODNYIE RUSSKIYE DEREVIANNYIE IZDELIYA ("Russian Folk Wooden Wares"). 12 Issues
Moscow, 1910-1914
Author: Count Aleksey Alekseevich Bobrinsky (1861-1938). First Edition. Elephant Folio size (17" x 12-3/4") decorative portfolio, cloth over boards with leather label to front. Contains original text in Russian (title page with introduction, 11 separate indexes and general index to all plates) and 163 loose plates. Complete as published.
Also included is a full size book of German translation of the text made by P. Ettinger and published in Leipzig by Karl W. Hiersemann in 1913.
Complimentary added 12th (supplemental) issue separately published in Moscow in 1914 (Portfolio containing text in Russian and 34 (of 37) plates.)

Very Rare set

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Item ID: 01627R

Price: $6,495.00

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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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Bakst, Leon) Reau, Louis, Denis Roche, V. Svetlov and A. Tessier
INEDITED WORKS OF BAKST
NY: Brentano's, 1927
Artist: Leon [Lev Samoilovich] Bakst (1866-1924).

Text in English. Folio (13-1/4" x 10-1/4" or 33.6 x 26 cm) original cloth-backed pictorial boards, uncut. 30 plates (of them 20 hand-colored by pochoir), illustrations in text (some mounted); text decorations. Limited Edition of 600 copies.

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Item ID: 01607R

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Dobuzhinsky, Grigoriev, Annenkov, Bilibin, et al.) Various Authors. Editor-in-chief S. A. Belotsvetov
PEREZVONY ("Chimes") Literary-Artistic Magazine. 41 issues (almost complete set)
Riga [& Paris, New York]: Salamandra, 1925-1929

41 issues of 43 published in all.

Cover design by Mstislav Dobuzhinsky.

Text in Russian. Small folio (11-5/8" x 9") stapled wraps. Many illustrations.

Editorial Board and authors: Aleksei Remizov - Alexander Kuprin - Dmitry Merezhkovsky - Ivan Bunin - Konstantin Balmont - Marina Tsvetaeva - Michael Artsybashev - Mikhail Osorgin - Nadezhda Teffi - Nikolai Berdyaev - Sasha Cherny - Sergei Mintslov - V. Khodasevich - et al.

Artists: Apollinary and Victor Vasnetsov, Boris Grigoryev, Boris Kustodiev, Ivan Bilibin, Konstantin Korovin, Leonid Pasternak, Mstislav Dobuzhinskiy, Nicholas Roerich, Nikolay Bogdanov-Belsky, Sergey Vinogradov, Simon Lissim, Yury Annenkov, and many others.

Poetry - Prose - Art critique - Bibliography - Obituaries - Chronicle - Children's corner - Exhibitions - etc.

Rare.

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Item ID: 03042R

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Bakst, Leon) Reau, Louis, Denis Roche, V. Svetlov and A. Tessier
INEDITED WORKS OF BAKST
NY: Brentano's, 1927
Artist: Leon [Lev Samoilovich] Bakst (1866-1924).

Text in English. Folio (13-1/4" x 10-1/4" or 33.6 x 26 cm) original cloth-backed pictorial boards, uncut. 30 plates (of them 20 hand-colored by pochoir), illustrations in text (some mounted); text decorations. Limited Edition of 600 copies.

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Item ID: 01814R

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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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Bobrinsky, Count Aleksey
ORNAMENT GORNYKH TADZHIKOV DARVAZA. Nagornaya Bukhara ("Ornament of Mountain Tajiks of Darvaz. Mountainous Bokhara"). First Edition
Moscow, 1900
Author: Count Aleksei Aleksandrovich Bobrinskiy (1852-1927). Text in Russian. Folio (14-3/4" x 11-1/4") card covers. Text + 20 full-size plates of illustrations.

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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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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.


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Burliuk, Manevich, Feshin, et al.
Group of 9 Exhibition Catalogues VYSTAVKA V ZALAKH AKADEMII KHUDOZHESTV ("Exhibitions in Halls of the Imperial Academy of Arts")
St. Petersburg / Petrograd, 1898-1916

Nine catalogues of group exhibitions.

Among the artists: Abram Manevich, Aleksandr Makovsky, Aleksey Shchusev, Alexander Gaush, Alexander Murashko, Anna Ostroumova (-Lebedeva), Apollinary Vasnetsov, Arkady Rylov, Bernard Kratko, Boris Kustodiev, David Burliuk, Dmitry Stelletsky, Elizaveta Bem (Boehm), Ilya Gintsburg, Ivan Pavlov, Konstantin Bogaevsky, Konstantin Dydyshko, Konstantin Veshchilov, Liudmila Burliuk, Moisey Maimon, Moisey Toidze, Naum Aronson, Nikolai Rerich (Nicholas Roerich), Nikolay Feshin, Nikolay Ul'yanov, Osip (Iosif) Sharleman', Vadim Falileev, Vladimir Lebedev, and many others.

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

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Item ID: 02431R

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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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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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Goncharova, Exter, Podgaevsky, et al.) Foreword by Mikhail Larionov
Exhibition Catalogue: VYSTAVKA KARTIN 'FUTURISTY LUCHISTY PRIMITIV 1914' ("Exhibition of Paintings 'Futurists, Rayonists, Primitivists'") On the cover: No. 4
Moscow, 1914

Catalogue of a famous Avant-garde group exhibition. Foreword by Mikhail Larionov.
Among the artists: Aleksandr Chevchenko, Alexandra Exter, Kirill Zdanevich, Lev Ostof'ev [Zhegin], Mikhael Larionoff, Mikhail Le-Dantu, Natalya Goncharova, Sergey Podgaevsky, Vasiliy Chekrygin, Vasily Kamensky, et al.

Text in Russian. Softcover. Illustrated.

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Item ID: 00599R

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Kondakov, Nikodim
IKONOGRAFIYA GOSPODA BOGA I SPASA NASHEGO IISUSA KHRISTA ("Iconography of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ"). Complete set. First Edition
[St. Petersburg]: Komitet Popechitel'stva O Russkoy Ikonopisi, 1905

Author: Nikodim Pavlovich Kondakov. Text in Russian. Folio size (17" x 14") Portfolio titled in two colors containing the book and the atlas. The book: Softcover with title page and covers printed in red and black. Profusely illustrated (116 illustrations). Atlas: 143 loose sheets of plates on heavy stock. Complete set. (Series "Litsevoy Ikonopisny Podlinnik" Vol. I).

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Handbooks/Guides on Theater, Music, Cinema, Entertainment, Variety, Photography, etc.
Moscow and Leningrad, 1924-1935.
Text in Russian. Softcovers. Over 2500 pp. in all 8 books. 2000-6000 copies only. In various condition.

1. FOTO-KINO LENINGRAD ("Photo-Cinema Leningrad" 1924.
2. TEATRAL'NAYA MOSKVA ("Theatrical Moscow. Theater-Music-Cinema Guide") 1926.
3. TEATRAL'NAYA MOSKVA ("Theatrical Moscow. Theater-Music-Cinema Guide") 1926-1927. (2nd year).
4. TEATRAL'NAYA MOSKVA ("Theatrical Moscow. Theater-Music-Cinema Guide") 1927-1928. (3rd year).
5. TEATRAL'NAYA MOSKVA ("Theatrical Moscow. A Guide") 1929.
6. TEATRAL'NAYA MOSKVA ("Theatrical Moscow. A Guide) 1930.
7. TEATRAL'NY I MUZYKAL'NY SPRAVOCHNIK PO SSSR ("Theatrical and Musical Handbook on the USSR") 1930.
8. TEATRY I ZRELISHCHA MOSKVY ("Theaters and Shows of Moscow. A Short Guide"). 1935.

Everything on Performing Arts and photography in Moscow, Leningrad (and even in the USSR): Historical facts, structures and addresses of organizations, plans, repertoires, hundreds of pages of home addresses of people related to Performing Arts: actors, artists, musicians, dramatists, officials, etc., etc. Mostly illustrated with dozens of photographs. Overwhelming amount of data. An indispensable source of important and useful information.

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Item ID: 01798R

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Kandinsky, Wassily; Artur Lurie; David Shterenberg, et al.
KHUDOZHESTVENNAYA ZHIZN' ("Artistic Life"). Bulletin of the Artistic Section of NarKomPros. Nos. 1 - 5 (All published)
Moscow: GIz, 1919-1920
Complete run. Text in Russian. Folio (14" x 10-1/2") stapled wraps. Complete but in fragile condition (the last issue in particular).
The magazine contains important articles by Vasily Kandinsky related to his idea on the universal synthesis in "monumental art" and where the first time was expressed his thought about creating of the temple of arts "The Great Utopia".

Editors: Abram Efros (Editor-in-Chief), Osip Brik, A. A. Borovoy, N. E. Efros, M. M. Miklashevsky. Secretary: N. S. Vol'shtein.
Authors: A. Bakushinsky, A. Krein, Abram Efros, Aleksey Shchusev, Anatoly Lunacharsky, Arthur Lurye [Lourie], D. Arkin, David Shterenberg, Georgy Chulkov, Igor Grabar', K. Eiges, N. Efros, N. Mashkovtsev, Osip Brik, P. Ettinger, P. Muratov, V. Adariukov, Vasiliy Kandinsky, et al.

A. I. Gertsen - A. S. Pushkin - Aesthetics - Archeology - Architecture - Archives - Artistic life - Artistic production - Artistic propaganda - Bakhrushin Museum - Bibliography - Biography - Book reviews - Children - Chronicle - Church - Collections - Competitions - Correspondence - Criticism - Culture - Dance - Dmitry Rovinsky - Egor Narbut - El Greco - Exhibitions - Expressionism - Far North - France - Furniture - Futurism - Germany - Goethe - Graphics - Griboedov - History - Icon painting - Icons - Ignaty Nivinsky - Italy - Ivan Paskevich-Erivansky - Ivanovo - Kazimir Malevich - Kiev - Konstantin Somov - Lev Tolstoy - Libraries - M. A. Mamontov - M. N. Ermolova - Memoirs - Monumental art - Moscow - Muranovo - Museums - Music - Obituaries - Opera - Orest Kiprensky - Painting - Paris - Philately - Philosophy - Politics - Porcelain - Productive arts - Proletarian art - Propaganda - Public Education - Publishing - Rembrandt - Restoration - Rossica - Sculpture - Semen Vengerov - Sergey Glagol' - Sheet music - State Tretyakov Gallery - Steinlen - Street design - SVOMAS - VKhUTEMAS - Theater - Toys - Tver' - Uglich - Ukraine - Vadim Falileev - Wassili Masjutin - Yaroslavl' - etc.

Very rare complete set. Not in MOMA, not in Getty, not in British Library.

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Lebedev, Solomko, Kalmakov, et al.)
S-PETERBURGSKOYE OBSHCHESTVO KHUDOZHNIKOV ("St. Petersburg Society of Artists"). 12 exhibition Catalogues
St. Petersburg, 1895-1911

Group of twelve catalogues (IX to XIX exhibitions) in St. Petersburg and Moscow.
Painting - Sculpture - Graphics

Among the artists: Efim Cheptsov, Fedot Sychkov, Filipp Maliavin, Konstantin Makovsky, Lev Lagorio, Mikhail Berkos, Mikhail Zichi, Moise Maymon, Nikolai Karazin, Nikolai Kalmakov, Rudolf Frents, Sergei Solomko, Sergey Vasil'kovsky, Solomon Kishinevsky, Vasily Vereshchagin, Vladimir Lebedev, Yuly Klever, et al.

Text in Russian. 11 profusely illustrated softcovers, 1 stapled wraps (not illustrated). Various sizes and condition.

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Item ID: 04050R

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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

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Kondakov, Nikodim
IKONOGRAFIYA BOGOMATERI ("Iconography of the Virgin"). Volumes 1 & 2 (Complete set). First Edition
Petrograd: Imperial Academy of Sciences, 1915

Author: Nikodim Pavlovich Kondakov. Two volumes (Complete). Text in Russian. Large 4to (11-1/4" x 7-1/2") cloth titled in gilt to spines. 387 + 451, [1] pp. Profusely illustrated in b/w and color. Previous owners: art critics Walter W. S. Cook and Meyer Schapiro.

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Item ID: 01850R

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Rozanova, Olga
VOYNA ("War")
[Moscow, 1915/16]

Medium: Linocut

Size in inches: 16" x 12-1/8"

Size in centimeters: 40.5 x 31 cm

Comments:
Artist: Ol'ga Rozanova (1886-1918). Text in Russian.

Certified by Lev Zhegin on verso. Unframed.

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Item ID: Pr00344

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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

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Kandinsky, Wassily; Artur Lurie; David Shterenberg, et al.
KHUDOZHESTVENNAYA ZHIZN' ("Artistic Life"). Bulletin of the Artistic Section of NarKomPros. Nos. 1 - 5 (All published)
Moscow: GIz, 1919-1920
Complete run. Text in Russian. Folio (14" x 10-1/2") stapled wraps. Complete but in fragile condition (the last issue in particular).
The magazine contains important articles by Vasily Kandinsky related to his idea on the universal synthesis in "monumental art" and where the first time was expressed his thought about creating of the temple of arts "The Great Utopia".

Editors: Abram Efros (Editor-in-Chief), Osip Brik, A. A. Borovoy, N. E. Efros, M. M. Miklashevsky. Secretary: N. S. Vol'shtein.
Authors: A. Bakushinsky, A. Krein, Abram Efros, Aleksey Shchusev, Anatoly Lunacharsky, Arthur Lurye [Lourie], D. Arkin, David Shterenberg, Georgy Chulkov, Igor Grabar', K. Eiges, N. Efros, N. Mashkovtsev, Osip Brik, P. Ettinger, P. Muratov, V. Adariukov, Vasiliy Kandinsky, et al.

A. I. Gertsen - A. S. Pushkin - Aesthetics - Archeology - Architecture - Archives - Artistic life - Artistic production - Artistic propaganda - Bakhrushin Museum - Bibliography - Biography - Book reviews - Children - Chronicle - Church - Collections - Competitions - Correspondence - Criticism - Culture - Dance - Dmitry Rovinsky - Egor Narbut - El Greco - Exhibitions - Expressionism - Far North - France - Furniture - Futurism - Germany - Goethe - Graphics - Griboedov - History - Icon painting - Icons - Ignaty Nivinsky - Italy - Ivan Paskevich-Erivansky - Ivanovo - Kazimir Malevich - Kiev - Konstantin Somov - Lev Tolstoy - Libraries - M. A. Mamontov - M. N. Ermolova - Memoirs - Monumental art - Moscow - Muranovo - Museums - Music - Obituaries - Opera - Orest Kiprensky - Painting - Paris - Philately - Philosophy - Politics - Porcelain - Productive arts - Proletarian art - Propaganda - Public Education - Publishing - Rembrandt - Restoration - Rossica - Sculpture - Semen Vengerov - Sergey Glagol' - Sheet music - State Tretyakov Gallery - Steinlen - Street design - SVOMAS - VKhUTEMAS - Theater - Toys - Tver' - Uglich - Ukraine - Vadim Falileev - Wassili Masjutin - Yaroslavl' - etc.

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

Very rare complete set. Not in MOMA, not in Getty, not in British Library.

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Filippov, A. V. (Editor)
VESTNIK SOYUZA DEYATELEY PRIKLADNOGO ISKUSSTVA I KHUDOZHESTVENNOY PROMYSHLENNOSTI ("Herald of the Union of Applied Arts and Artistic Industry") Issues 1-4 (all published)
Moscow, 1918

4 issues published in all.

Text in Russian. Stapled pamphlets. Illustrated.

Art teaching - Artistic education and propaganda - Artistic production - Auctions - Bibliography - Ceramics - Chronicle - Competitions - Exhibitions - Folk Art and artistic industry - History - Metalworking - Miniatures - Museums - Toys - etc.

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

Very Rare, especially in such condition. Not in Getty, not in British Library, not in NYPL, not listed in Smits.

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Item ID: 02048R

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Larionov, Mikhail and Natalya Goncharova
Exhibition Catalogue: VYSTAVKA IKONOPISNYKH PODLINNIKOV I LUBKOV ("Exhibition of Icons and Luboks [Folk Pictures"]") Organized by M. F. Larionov. First Edition
Moscow, 1913

Organization of the exhibition and foreword to this catalogue by Mikhail Larionov. Another foreword by Natalia Goncharova.

Text in Russian. 6-3/4" x 5-1/8" stapled wraps.
From the library of Nikolay Levinson with his personal stamp and the date (31-III-1913) when he visited the exhibition.

The exhibition included items from private collections, mostly from the collection of Mikhail Larionov himself: icons, luboks (Russian, Greek, Persian, Indian, Italian, Chinese, Tartar, French, Japanese, etc.), Japanese woodblocks, and various folk art objects.

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Item ID: 02101R

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Larionov, Malevich, Chagall, et al.
Exhibition Catalogue: KATALOG VYSTAVKI KARTIN GRUPPY KHUDOZHNIKOV OSLINY KHVOST ("Donkey's Tale"). First Edition
Moscow: MUZhVZ, 1912

Among the artists:
Aleksandr Shevchenko, Aleksey Morgunov, Arthur Fon-Vizen, Evgeny Sagaidachny, Ivan Larionov, Kazimir Malevich, Kirill Zdanevich, Marc Chagall, Mikhail Larionov, Mikhail Le-Dantu, Natalya Goncharova, Sergey Bobrov, Victor Bart (Barthe), Vladimir Tatlin, Voldemars Matvey (Vladimir Markov), et al.

Text in Russian. 6-4/4" x 4-7/8" Stapled wraps. Addresses.

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Item ID: 02113R

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Lissitzky, Altman, Chagall, Bakst, et al.
Exhibition Catalogue: KATALOG VYSTAVKI KARTIN I SKUL'PTURY KHUDOZHNIKOV-EVREEV ("Paintings and Sculpture by Artists-Jews")
Moscow: Jewish Society for Arts Endowment, 1917

Catalogue of a group exhibition. Cover by Nathan Al'tman, title page by El Lissitsky.
Among the artists: Abram Manevich, Aleksandr Bykhovsky, Bernard Kratko, Boris Anisfeld, Ilya Gintsburg, Iosif Chaikov, Isaac Rabichev, Isaac Brodsky, Isaac Levitan, Isaak Rabinovich, Lazar' (El) Lissitzky, Lev (Leon) Bakst, Lev Zak, Mane-Katz, Marc Chagall, Mark Antokol'sky, Natan Altman, Nisson Shifrin, Robert Falk, Solomon Yudovin, Sukher-Ber (Issachar) Ryback, Victor Midler, Yury Pen, et al.

Text in Russian. 6-3/8" x 4-3/4" Stapled wraps. Avant-garde cover.

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Item ID: 03155R

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Goncharova, Natalia
VYSTAVKA KARTIN NATALII SERGEEVNY GONCHAROVOY (Natalia Goncharova). Exhibition Catalogue
Moscow, 1913

Catalogue of personal exhibition of a famous Russian artist Natalya Goncharova.

Text in Russian. Softcover. Illustrated. Lithographed cover by N. Goncharova.

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Item ID: 02374R

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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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Grand-Duc Nicolas Mikhailowitch (Published by)
RUSSKIE PORTRETY ("Russian Portraits of XVIII and XIX Centuries" Volume I) [PORTRAITS RUSSES des XVIIIe et XIXe siecles. Tome I]. First Edition
St. Petersburg: EZGB, 1905 [St. Petersbourg: Manufacture des Papiers de l'Etat]
Published by Grand Duke Nikolay Mikhailovich (1859-1919). Two folio size (13-3/4" x 11") volumes stoutly bound in blue cloth, plates tipped into gummed linen hinges. Volume 1 contains 100 plates in heliogravure and phototype (194 images); Volume 2 contains the explanatory text for the plates in French and Russian. Former scientific institution library copy with minimal markings (small stamp to rear endpaper of each volume).

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Item ID: 01626R

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Saryan, Martiros)
Group of books on Martiros Saryan
Moscow, Leningrad, Yerevan 1936-1985

Books about, catalogues of personal exhibitions of, etc. a famous Armenian and Russian Soviet painter Martiros Sarian (19 items).

Text mostly in Russian and Armenian (but also in English, French and German). Illustrated.


01. 1936 Catalogue of personal exhibition 02357R
02. 1955 Catalogue of personal exhibition 00537R
03. 1955 Magazine issue devoted to the artist 00534R
04. 1956 Catalogue of personal exhibition 00533R
05. 1956 Catalogue of personal exhibition 00535R
06. 1958 Book on the artist by A. Mikhailov 00805R
07. 1961 Album 00692R
08. 1961 Catalogue of personal exhibition 00532R
09. 1964 Book on the artist by R. Drampian 00436R
10. 1964 Catalogue of personal exhibition 00540R
11. 1965 Catalogue of personal exhibition 00536R
12. 1965 Portfolio 00543R
13. 1970 Book on the artist by D. Golubkov 00538R
14. 1970 Artist's memoirs 00541R
15. 1973 Book on the artist by S. Kaplanova 00531R
16. 1980 Catalogue of personal exhibition 00806R
17. 1984 Book on the artist by L. Vagarshian 00539R
18. 1985 Artist's memoirs 00542R
19. n/d Booklet 00544R

Rare collection.

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Item ID: 02358R

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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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Malevich, Kazimir
OT KUBIZMA K SUPREMATIZMU ("From Cubism to Suprematism. New Realism in Painting")
Petrograd: [Zhuravl'], 1916

Author: Kazimir Malevich.

Text in Russian. Stapled wraps.

Getty Cat. No. 478.

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Item ID: 02360R

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Altman, Chagall, Shterenberg
Exhibition Catalogue: KUL'TUR-LIGA. VYSTAVKA RABOT NATANA AL'TMANA, MARKA SHAGALA, DAVIDA SHTEREBERGA ("Cultur-Liga. Nathan Altman, Marc Chagall, David Shterenberg")
Moscow, 1922

Catalogue of a group exhibition of three Jewish artists: Natan Al'tman, Mark Shagal, and David Sterenberg.

Text in Russian. Pamphlet illustrated with Avant-garde works with some short artists' comments.

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Item ID: 02911R

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Chaikov, Lissitzky, Tyshler, et al.)
EVREYSKAYA KHUDOZHESTVENNAYA VYSTAVKA ("Jewish Art Exhibition"). Catalogue
Kiev: Kultur-Liga, 1920

Catalogue of a group exhibition of Jewish sculpture, graphics and drawings.
Organizers: Issachar Ryback, Boris Aronson, et al.
Cover by Iosif Chaykov.
Among the artists: Alexander Tyshler, Isaac Rabichev, Lazar' (El) Lissitsky, Nisson Shifrin, et al.

Text in Ukrainian, Russian and Yiddish. Stapled brochure. Artists' addresses.

Reproduced in "Tradition and Revolution" (see pp. 54) and 222).

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Item ID: 02968R

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Malevich, Kazimir
Lithograph from O NOVYKH SISTEMAKH V ISKUSSTVE ("On New Systems in Art")
[Vitebsk, 1919]

Medium: Lithograph

Size in inches: 7-1/2" x 6-1/4"

Size in centimeters: 19 x 16 cm

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Artist: Kazimir Malevich. Text in Russian (lithographed). Unframed.

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Item ID: Pr00343

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Klutsis, Sen'kin) Tretyakov, Arvatov, Tarabukin, et al.
GORN ("Furnace"). Literary-Artistic and Social-Scientific Magazine. No. 8
Moscow: All-Russian and Moscow Proletkul't, 1923

9 issues published in all.

Text in Russian. Softcover. 284, (4) pp. 4000 copies only.

Cover by Gustav Klutsis.
Logo by Sergei Senkin.

Authors: Alexander Fevral'sky, Anatoly Lunacharsky, Boris Arvatov, Dmitry Vasiliev-Buglay, Emmanuil Beskin, Nikolai Tarabukin, Nikolay Chuzhak, Sergei Tretiakov, Sergey Obradovich, Valerian Pletnev, et al.

Art critique - Bibliography - Chronicle - Cinema - Culture - Fascism - Labor organization - Literary critique - Magazine review - Music - Painting - Poetry - Productive arts - Propaganda - Prose - Revolution - Science - Theater - etc.

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Item ID: 03094R

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