STRADNYI, SERGEI; MIKHAIL VASILEVICH ISAKOVSKII; AND NIKOLAI  SEMLEVSKII. Troika. Smolensk: Izdanie literaturno-izdatelskogo Otdela Gubproletkulta, 1921.<BR />
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STRADNYI, SERGEI; MIKHAIL VASILEVICH ISAKOVSKII; AND NIKOLAI SEMLEVSKII. Troika. Smolensk: Izdanie literaturno-izdatelskogo Otdela Gubproletkulta, 1921.
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STRADNYI, SERGEI; MIKHAIL VASILEVICH ISAKOVSKII; AND NIKOLAI SEMLEVSKII.
Troika. Smolensk: Izdanie literaturno-izdatelskogo Otdela Gubproletkulta, 1921.
16mo (170 x 128 mm). Suprematist cover design in sepia on pale green wrappers. Ink inscription on front wrapper.

A collection of avant-garde poetry by three young radical poets. Isakovskii later became a popular proletariat poet of the collective farm and Gorky was among his admirers. The wrappers, though unsigned, were likely the work of one of Malevich's followers.
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