RODCHENKO, ALEXANDER and VARVARA STEPANOVA. USSR: The Red Army and Navy. Moscow and Leningrad: State Art Publishers, 1939.
Lot 3112¤
RODCHENKO, ALEKSANDR, AND VARVARA STEPANOVA. USSR: The Red Army and Navy. Moscow and Leningrad: State Art Publishers, 1939.
Sold for US$ 250 inc. premium
Lot Details
RODCHENKO, ALEKSANDR, AND VARVARA STEPANOVA.
USSR: The Red Army and Navy. Moscow and Leningrad: State Art Publishers, 1939.
Folio (404 x 266 mm). [102] pp. Illustrated throughout with black-and-white photographs including on two central gatefold pages. Some color illustrations, some text printed in gilt. Original red leatherette boards, lettered in red and cream and with large stamped red star on cover. Gatefolds creased at edges, very minor bumping to top and bottom edges of spine, else fine.

FIRST EDITION. This beautifully illustrated album was created by the noted design team of Aleksandr Rodchenko and Varvara Stepanova. It was most likely printed for the Soviet Union's pavilion at the 1939 New York World's Fair.
Activities
Lot symbols
Contacts
  1. Christina Geiger
    Specialist - Books, Maps, Manuscripts and Historical Photographs
    Bonhams
    Work
    580 Madison Avenue
    New York, 10022
    United States
    Work +1 212 644 9094
    FaxFax: +1 212 644 9007
Similar items