El Lissitzky, Russland

El Lissitzky 1930


Lissitzky, El.

Russland. Die Rekonstruktion der Architektur in der Sowjetunion.

Wien, Verlag Anton Schroll 1930.

104 pages with 104 illustrations. 29 x 22,5 cm.

Original wrappers with original dust jacket.


Neues Bauen in der Welt, Vol. 1.

Edited and with an introduction by Joseph Ganter. Text, entire book design and the remarkable dust jacket by El Lissitzky. With excellent illustrations of the buildings of the „Neues Bauen“ in post-revolutionary Russia before the collapse of Stalin’s dogma of „socialist realism“. Cf. Bolliger VI, 26. Lissitzky-Küppers, pp. 371-372.

Upper left corner with very small loss in cover. Very fine copy with the rare original dust jacket.