29 November 2007
CHAGALL, Mark (illustrator), Naum AUSLANDER, and others. Shtrom. [Stream]. Number 1. Moscow: Shtrom, 1922.
8° (236 x 160mm). (Browned, dampstain.) Original pictorial wrappers, illustrated after a design by Chagall (spine repaired, front cover edges browned and chipped).
FIRST EDITION. THE RARE FIRST ISSUE, WITH COVER DESIGN BY CHAGALL. Not in MoMA, The Russian Avant-Garde Book. Israel Museum Catalogue, Tradition and Revolution 151.
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