1965. Item #A2177
Hare, Richard. The Art and Artists of Russia. London: Methuen 1965. 294p, over 150 ills. + 32 color ills. Very good hardcover (except for tapestains on rear endpapers) in very good d.j. (shelfsoiled). ** Good survey. Chapters on icons, metalwork, portrait painting, porcelain of the Russian Empire, 19th-20th-century painting, and "some distinctive Russian decorative arts." Does not include architecture or monumental sculpture.