This is a new edition of the book first published in 1971. It is about animal motifs in the sculptural decoration of St. Petersburg. Viacheslav Nesterov (d. 1974) lost his vision after the war, and wrote this book based on his memory and other sources. The new edition includes more illustrations and more reference materials. 351 black-and-white illustrations. Bibliography, list of toponymic changes.
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Book Description Iskusstvo-SPb, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. 2nd upd. and enl. ed. Bookseller Inventory # SONG5210015602