NAUM GABO; ANTOINE PEVSNER. Naum Gabo, Antoine Pevsner, Ruth Olson, Abraham Chanin.
NAUM GABO; ANTOINE PEVSNER.

NAUM GABO; ANTOINE PEVSNER.

Introduction by Herbert Read. Text by Ruth Olson and Abraham Chanin. Pp. 84, plus 2 graph paper interleaves with die-cuts, numerous illustrations (many full page), bibliographies; cr. 4to; pictorial glazed paper wrappers, lightly worn, edges slightly rubbed and creased; within custom made black cloth solander box with red paper title label on spine and ribbon side ties; a few small edge chips around a couple of marginal damp stains, several leaves faintly creased, a little light soiling; The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1948. First edition. *From the collection of Melbourne architect Peter Corrigan, with his bookplate on verso of upper wrapper. Catalogue of a joint exhibition, including critical essays on both artists. Antoine Pevsner (1886-1962) was the older brother of Naum Gabo (1890-1977) . Bo rn in Russia, both a re considered pioneers of twentieth-century sculpture and Kinetic Art. In 1920 they issued the Realist Manifesto, proclaiming the tenets of pure Constructivism. Item #147986

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