LEBEDEV, VLADIMIR VASILIEVICH. 1891-1967.
Russian Placards, Placard Russe 1917-1922. St. Petersburg: "Strelets," 1923.
4to. With 23 color lithographs after V.V. Lebedev; tissue guards captioned in English and French. Original orange wrappers with lithographed label after V.V. Lebedev. Custom red cloth clamshell box. Mild toning, neat ownership inscription dated 1930, wrappers a bit sunned with light edge-wear and early reinforcement (?) to backstrip.
FIRST EDITION. Collection of reproductions of Lebedev's agit-prop posters for the Petersburg Office of the Russian Telegraph Agency (ROSTA). One of 1,700 copies. Three duplicate lithographs are laid into the box (for plates I, V & VI, with foxed tissue guards).