Title:Krai? vdokhnovenii?a? : k 100-letii?u? Doma tvorchestva khudozhnikov Akademicheskai?a? dacha imeni I.E. Repina. (100th anniversary celebration of the Academicheskaya Dacha)
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: Good
Publisher: Leningrad Khudozhnik RSFSR 1986
Seller ID: 219555
Quite rare. An all-Russian book, published in 1986 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the "Academicheskaya Dacha," which opened in 1884 as a place of summer practice for poor students of the Imperial Academy of Arts. Features artwork from a collection of work produced by dacha artists. Profusely illustrated in lovely color plates, the works of many artists are arranged largely in chronological order. The subjects are stunning landscapes and the Russian countryside, as well as people and families involved in the basic activities of life - work, play, eating, and family gatherings. 232 pp. Book condition: Very good. Book has been well protected in its slipcase, cloth binding very good, pages unmarked. Slipcase: Good, some nicks to the printed paper mounted on the slipcase boards, binding has tears at several corners, but is secure and looks generally good.
Russian art 19th century 20th century Academicheskaya Dacha Repin