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LESKOV, N. S.. (Mstislav Valerianovich Dobuzhinsky illus)

Title Tupeinyi Khudozhnik. (The Master Hairdresser) Rasskaz na Mogile.
Illustrator Mstislav Dobuzhinsky, L Pasternak, Kivchenko, Gess (Hess)
Publisher Petersburg Akvilon
Date 1922
Book ID 26193
First Edition  

Description

Original printed card covers, lap edges, good quality paper all round. Minor damage to spine tail, covers a little darkened, stain affecting top-edge, inner joint cracked. Complete and generally a good copy of this very scarce item. No 1134 of 1500 only. Collectable; Good A delightful edition with illustrated covers, title, capitals and both in-text and full page illustrations and vignettes by Dobuzhinsky. Mstislav Valerianovich Dobuzhinsky, painter, graphic artist and theatre designer. In his art he "...had a love of the grotesque and potentially fantastic aspects of everyday life..." John Milner pp. 124-127
Price: £80.00