United States of America 1967
STRELETS [THE ARCHER]
Strelets (Sbornik pervyi) [The archer (First collection)]
Saint Petersburg, Russia, Russia
Materials & Technique:
prints, illustrated books, planographic, relief relief halftone, printed in blue and red inks on orange construction paper cover; 12 relief halftone and line-block illustrations printed in red and black inks on blue construction paper; letterpress printed in black ink. Support: paper, re- bound in black cloth covered cardboard.
Edition: edition of 5000
Publisher: STRELETS [THE ARCHER]
Place Published: Petrograd (St. Petersburg)
Date Published: 1915
Edition Notes: Journal; 242 pages; NGA's copy has been bound in a black cloth hard cover; orange paper cover (original) with letterpress illustration and manuscript test by Nikolai Kul'bin; 12 letterpress illustrations on blue paper (2 by David Burlyuk, 1 by Vladimir Burlyuk, 3 by Olga Rozanova, 2 by Nikolai Kul'bin, 1 by Aristarkh Lentulov, 1 by Mariia Siniakov, 1 by Vrubel and 1 by Wyhdham Lewis, 4 letterpress illustrations (1 by n. Kul'bin, 2 by D. Burlyuk and 1 by A. Reminzov); publishers logo by David Burlyuk
Ed. Aleksandr Belenson
Primary Insc: printed in letterpress on title page (in Russian), upper left, black ink “Strelets/ first edition./ Edited by Aleksandr Beleson”; upper right to lower right, "A. Blok/ A. Burlyuk/ Z. Vengerova/ L. Vil’kina [?]/ N. Evreinov/ V. Kamensky/ A. Kruchenyykh/ M. Kuzmin/ B. Livshits/ A. Lyre[?]/ A. Pemizov[?]/ O. Cologub[?]/ V. Khlebnikov/ A. Belenson/ A. Shemshurin”; lower left, “Petrograd/ 1915.”; l.r. “cover works (design/ creative works)/ N. Kublin”.
on verso, publishers logo printed in letterpress, upper right, “publishing house/ ‘Strelets/ [translation unclear], 17” (designed by David Burlyuk); bottom, “printing house A. N. Lavro & co. Petrograd, Gogol Street, no.9.”.
book (closed) 23.8 h x 18.2 w cm
: Purchased 1976 Accession No
: NGA 76.1039