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Altman, Natan. Risunki Natana Altmana 1920. St. Petersburg, 1921. 23.5 cm [3] leaves, [10] plates, [2] leaves. With a facsimile of Lenins signature and 10 plates with reproductions of drawings, 9 showing portraits of Lenin and one view of his office, all by Natan Altman. Original illustrated brochure. The front cover / jacket is in a good condition, the rear jacket is stained and has some stamps, the first three pages and the first illustration slightly waterstained, otherwise fine. 1.480,00 EUR
Rare / redko. The cover design in the suprematist style by Nathan Altman (1889-1970), one of the major soviet / Russian Jewish artists of the 20th century. In 1910/11 he met Chagall, Archipenko and other artists in Paris and participated in 1922 at the 1st Russian art exhibition in Berlin. (Erste Russische Kunstausstellung Berlin). One of this most famous portraits is the one of the poet Anna Akhmatova.
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