Kazimir Malevich

Kazimir Malevich


Kazimir Severinovich Malevich ( 1878 Kiev – May 15, 1935 Leningrad) was a Russian painter and art theoretician. He was a pioneer of geometric abstract art and the originator of the Avant-garde Suprematist movement.

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1. On new systems in Art ( O Novykh Systemakh V Iskusstve. Statika i skorost ), 1919, hand-written text by K. Malevich, cover design by El Lissitzky (continued on back cover). The entire book, with the exception of the covers, were printed by hand-pulled lithography. Edition around 100, but the examples, stored in Vitebsk were destryoed during the II.WW.


2. Original postcard, around 1920




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