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Art of the Avant-garde in Russia

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Art of the Avant-garde in Russia
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Publisher: Guggenheim Museum
ISBN/ASIN: 0810915561
Number of pages: 330

Description:
Selection from the George Costakis collection, an invaluable resource for scholars of art of the avant-garde in Russia. Art historian Angelica Zander Rudenstine's introduction describes the Costakis Collection's formation and important details from George Costakis's biography. Margit Rowell reexamines certain premises about Russian and Soviet avant-garde art.

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