6038. Annenkoff Portrety St. Petersburg 1922

RUSSIAN MODERNIST PORTRAITS. ANNENKOFF, GEORGE. Portrety [Portraits]. Text by Evgenii Ivanovich Zamyatin, Mikhail Nikolaevich Kuzmin and Mikhail Vasilevich Babenchikov. St. Petersburg (Petropolis) 1922.

Folio (330x240 mm.).171 pp. 80 illustrations including 37 full-page plates (10 in colour) with lettered tissue guards (lacking one tissue guard).
Original mulberry lettered wrappers, worn with some minor tears, spine damaged and with loss; original pictorial dust wrapper, worn and soiled, some tears and losses, new spine. Signature on flyleaf. One of 900 copies, this out-of-series.

Important collection of modernist Russian figures in the arts and literature, amongst others Zamyatin, Benois, Akhmatova, Gorky, Kuzmin, Altman, Chukovsky, Pasternak, Remizov, and Blok on his deathbed.
Edition published in 900 copies.