Folio. 377 (3)pp. Original pictorial dustjacket over brown cloth with gilt lettering on cover and spine housed in blank cardboard slipcase. Brown endpapers; ribbon marker. Frontispiece portrait. Profusely illustrated with 426 illustrations, including 133 beautiful color reproductions of paintings, b/w drawings and designs for stage performances. With an introduction by Dmitry Sarabyanov. Serov, a pupil of Ilya Repin, was one of the premier portrait artists of his time and his best works are considered to belong among Russia's great realistic art. Includes biographical outline with b/w family photographs and and extensive catalog with b/w reproductions of Serov's work. Top panel of cardboard slipcase missing. Dj with very light wear along edges. Dj in overall very good, interior in very good+ condition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Valentin Serov. Paintings. Graphic Works. ...
Publisher: Aurora Art Publishers
Publication Date: 1982
Book Condition: vg
Edition: First edition.
Book Description Aurora Art Publishers, Leningrad, 1982. Cloth. Condition: Good - Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good - Very Good. Clean, tight, and square copy bound in brown cloth with gilt titles and white marker ribbon. Very shallow bump to bottom cover edge and numerous pages are creased at upper forecorners, otherwise fine. Dust jacket is unclipped, protected in removable mylar, with 1" closed tear at bottom forecorner of front panel and a chip at head of spine. A complete catalog of the paintings and drawings of this Russian artist, known primarily for his traditional portraits, who also abstracted other subjects. Critical essay by Sarabyanov. The postal charges quoted are for an average-sized book. Due to size and weight of this item, additional postage may be required for non-domestic shipping. 379 pages include index, bibliography, catalog, biographical outline, 426 illustrations with 133 plates in full color. Seller Inventory # 2080138804
Book Description AURORA, LENINGRAD, 1982. Condition: Ottimo stato. pp.380, con centinaia di illustrazioni in bianco e nero e a colori 26,5 x 35 Legatura editoriale in tela. Sovracopertina illustrata a colori. Seller Inventory # 23113