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Dlia golosa (For the Voice)
  • El Lissitzky, artist
    born: Pochinok, Russia ; died: Moscow, Russia
    Vladimir Maiakovsky, author
    born: Georgia ; died: Moscow Union of Soviet Socialist Republics
    Gosudarstvenoe Izadatelstvo, publisher
  • Dlia golosa (For the Voice), 1923
  • Where object was made: Berlin, Germany
  • lithograph
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Object Height/Width: closed book cover 19.1 x 13.2 cm
    Object Height/Width: 7 1/2 x 5 3/16 in
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2003.0123

Orange cover with two Cyrillic words printed in black and another shade of orange, arranged in a cross-like form. Two abstract motifs flanking title on either side. Book contains illustrations and thirteen poems.