VASNETSOV, VIKTOR MIKHAILOVICH, illustrator.
PUSHKIN, ALEXANDER. Pesn o veshchem Olege. [Song of Oleg the Wise.] St. Petersburg: Ekspeditsii Zagotovlenya Gosudarstvennykh Bumag, 1899.
Folio (467 x 335 mm). Printed in various colors. 4 color plates by Vasnetsov tipped-in. Concertina-folded as issued, with one printed page serving as front cover and another as back cover. Some pale spots to outer leaves and a little penciling, near fine.
This luxurious pamphlet was issued to commemorate Pushkin's centenary. Vasnetsov's paintings of Mother Russia's glorious past profoundly influenced I. Ya. Bilibin's art.