Lot 41: A RUSSIAN BOOK ON THEATRE WITH COVER DESIGN BY AKIMOV, 1923
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PROBLEMA TEATRAL'NOSTI (Problem of the Theatrical). First Edition. Petrograd: Tretia Strazha, 1923. Text in Russian, 230 x 150 mm, softcover. Illustrated cover by N. Akimov. Edition of 2000.
Akimov, Nikolai (1901-1968) was a well-known Soviet graphic artist, theater artist and producer. He studied from Dobuzhinsky. Lived in Leningrad. Exhibited in 1927 (Leningrad) with Benois, Dobuzhinsky; in 1928 (Moscow) with Altman, Vesnin; in 1929 (Moscow) with Rodchenko, Stenberg; in 1930 (Leningrad) with Suetin, artists of school of Filonov.