Complete Collection of Literary Works by Lev Nikolaevich Tolstoy Book 14 Polnoe Sobranie Hudojestvennih Proizvedenyi Lva Nikolaevicha Tolstogo Kniga 14
- Year: 1928
- Country: Russia
- Language: Russian
- Movement: Constructivism
- Subject: Literature
- Dimensions: Width: 16.00cm Height: 24.00cm
This book is a part of a series which present a complete collection of literary works by Lev Tolstoy. Cover design by El Lissitzky, Russian artist, designer, photographer, typographer, polemicist and architect. He was an important figure of the Russian avant-garde, helping develop suprematism with his mentor, Kazimir Malevich, and designing numerous exhibition displays and propaganda works for the Soviet Union. His work greatly influenced the Bauhaus and constructivist movements, and he experimented with production techniques and stylistic devices that would go on to dominate the 20th-century graphic design. Part number 14 includes novel entitled "Anna Karenina". Poor condition. Loss of material on the spine and margins, rubbings, staining. Pages are in fair condition. Pencil handwriting on the back cover. Published by Gosizdat, 1928.