Paris: Édition d’Art la Cible, . With seven mounted offset reproductions of Larionov illustrations. First French edition. Printed in 510 copies, this is unnumbered. In publisher’s wrappers, designed also by Larionov. (2 [flyleaves], (40), (2 [flyleaves with printed imprint] p. Cover chipped, with small losses. Spine damaged. In good condition.
First French edition of Blok’s enigmatic poems related to the October Revolution “The Twelve”, with seven illustrations by the Russian avant-garde painter Mikhail Larionov.