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Ballet.- Larionov (Miklhail) & others. Handbill, large broadside announcement, and programme for the Bal de la Grand Ourse 1925, comprising: 5 copies of the handbill on different coloured papers; 11 copies of the announcement in different states, with wood- or linocut by Larionov printed in black or brown, and illustration by Henri Laurens; the programme with illustrations by Picasso, Larionov, Goncharova, Léger, Rodchenko (incorporating text by Mayakovsky), Laurens, Fotinsky and others (17)

⁂ The programme is one of the rarest of the various items issued by the Union des Artistes Russes. The present copy and one of the announcements are signed by Larionov. The announcement was reprinted on several occasions, each time with a longer list of the artists, authors, musicians and others who had bought tickets.
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Ballet.- Larionov (Miklhail) & others. Handbill, large

Estimate £1,000 - £1,500Jan 25, 2018
Starting Price £800
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Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing