1890, село Починок Смоленской губернии – 1941, Москва

Cover to the book “Fairy-tale about Nanny-Goat”


In one of Lazar Lissitzky’s early works, a series of colour lithographs for The Tale of a Goat, in the opinion of Nikolai Khardzhiev, “the stylistic features of popular art are reworked from a modernist viewpoint.” The artist also positions the text as if it were an element of the illustration itself.

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