Item nr. 169839 Poslednii sovremennik [The Last Contemporary]. Semen Isaakovich KIRSANOV.
Poslednii sovremennik [The Last Contemporary]
Poslednii sovremennik [The Last Contemporary]
Poslednii sovremennik [The Last Contemporary]
RODCHENKO, ALEXANDER

Poslednii sovremennik [The Last Contemporary]



KIRSANOV
, Semen Isaakovich. Poslednii sovremennik [The Last Contemporary]. 95 pp. 8vo., 180 x 130 mm, bound in publisher's two-color Constructivist wrappers designed by Aleksander Rodchenko, in a new red cloth folding box with a black label. Moscow: Federatsiya,1930.

A fine copy of this typical example of Rodchenko's work as a book designer. The author of the work, Semen Kirsanov, became a member of Vladmir Mayakovsky's group LEF. In the 1930s he used his poetry to further the propaganda and agitation goals of the Soviet government. He later created a number of famous slogans for factories and construction sites.

OCLC lists: Columbia, Cornell, Getty, Amherst, Harvard Stanford, U. of Chicago, Waseda and Art Gallery of Ontario

Item nr. 169839
Price: $1,750.00

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