The Russian Avant-Garde Book 1910-1934

The Russian Avant-Garde Book 1910-1934
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The Russian Avant-Garde Book 1910-1934The Russian Avant-Garde Book 1910-1934The Russian Avant-Garde Book 1910-1934
The Russian Avant-Garde Book 1910-1934The Russian Avant-Garde Book 1910-1934

Margit Rowell & Deborah Wye.

New York. The Museum of Modern Art. 2002. First edition. Paper-covered pictorial boards, no dust jacket as issued. 304 pages. Profusely illustrated in colour, with b&w text illustrations. 280 x 255mm (11 x 10"). 2.1kg. 0810962241. English. Fine; as new (in shrink-wrap).

A publication dealing with artist-designed books of the revolutionary period in Russia. Major artists adopted the book format for artistic, social and political reasons, including Natalia Goncharova, El Lissitzky, Kazimir Malevich, Alexander Rodchenko, Olga Rozanova and Varvara Stepanova. The movements of Futurism, Suprematism and Constructivism are all evident. The current title was published to coincide with an exhibition at The Museum of Modern Art, New York.

Price :  £80.00