NOVLIANSKII, N. Iskusstvo grima: Nagliadnoe posobie dlia kruzhkovtsev. [i.e. Art of Makeup. A Visual Handbook for Membersof Art Sections, Drama Schools and Professional Stage Actors]. 24 leaves. Illustrated throughout with colour plates and photographs. Oblong folio, 255 x 360 mm, bound in publisher's illustrated wrappers, preserved in a new green cloth folding box. Moscow: Teakinopechat', 1930.
A rare and facinating manual on how to apply stage makeup compiled by Nikolai Novlianskii, who was an actor at the Moscow Kamerny Theater, where he performed dozens of roles. A fine copy of a scarce book.
Item nr. 168898