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    Sale 7472

    Valuable Russian Books and Manuscripts

    29 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 275

    VASNETSOV, Viktor Mikhailovich (1848-1926). Russkiia Poslovitsy i Pogovorki v Risunkakh. [Russian Proverbs and Sayings in Drawings]. Moscow: A.A. Levenson, 1913.

    Price Realised  

    VASNETSOV, Viktor Mikhailovich (1848-1926). Russkiia Poslovitsy i Pogovorki v Risunkakh. [Russian Proverbs and Sayings in Drawings]. Moscow: A.A. Levenson, 1913.

    Oblong 2° (242 x 320mm). 75 lithographs printed on pale pink paper and mounted on text leaves printed in red and black. (Light marginal browning.) Publisher's original coarse cream cloth, printed in red and brown, with original ties (scattered spotting and soiling).

    The second revised edition of Vasnetsov's illustrated Russian sayings, with introductory text by I.K. Lindeman.


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