June 2017 

A Large Run of the 1920s Journal Zhizn' iskusstva





For sale is a large run of "Life of Art" (Zhizn' iskusstva), a theater, literature, film and art journal published weekly in Leningrad from 1923-1929, succeeding the newspaper of the same title.

This journal was issued by the Regional Department for Political Education and is replete with in-depth coverage of current movements and productions, mostly in Leningrad, with profiles of prominent actors and directors. Issues measure 12" x 9".

Many have tipped-in supplements for the daily schedule of that week's local theater, ballet, music and film events.

The group offered here has 225 of the 364 issues published.

A n invaluable resource, rich with content.

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