Powstanie w ghetcie warszawskiem. [The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising.]. Bernard Mark, B. Mark, Mieczyslaw Berman.
Cover By Mieczysław Berman

Powstanie w ghetcie warszawskiem. [The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising.]

Moskwa [Moscow]: Nakładem Związku Patrjotów Polskich w ZSRR, 1944. First edition. In publisher’s illustrated wrappers, designed by Mieczysław Berman. 70, (2) p. Front panel chipped. Rear panel with trace of removed price tag. Spine rubbed. Inner front panel stained. Pages yellowed due to acidic paper. A small tear to pp. 21–22. Otherwise in very good condition.

First officially published book for the wider public on the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, with a striking cover design by Mieczysław Berman.

Mark Bernard (1908–1966) was a Polish-Jewish anti-fascist, communist scholar and historian, the appointed director of the Jewish Historical Institute in Warsaw.

Mieczysław Berman (1903–1975) was one of the most significant Polish graphic designers. His artistic style was influenced by the art of László Moholy-Nagy, John Heartfield El Lissitsky and Aleksander Rodchenko. He created mostly political photomontages, and political, film and advertising posters. Berman’s works could be found in important collections all over the world, among them at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Getty or LACMA.


Price: €500.00

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