New York: Izd. Marii N. Burlyuk, 1932. Item #164
18 pp., 1 port. 31х24 cm. In original printed wrappers. Chinese red stamp and private library (Burliuk Gallery) stamp on p.3, Burliuk Gallery's stamp on the front cover. New tissue paper before the portrait.
Signed by David and his wife Maria on p.3 ("To dear AA Dorogov with love David Marussia Burliuk 1958 June 19").
David Davidovich Burliuk (1882-1967) was a Russian and Ukrainian Futurist, Neo-Primitivist, book illustrator, publicist, and author associated with Russian Futurism. Burliuk is often described as "the father of Russian Futurism" (the same printed on the front cover of this copy).
This is a collection of poems, last edition made by David Burliuk. One of the famous Burliuk's portraits from 1928 is printed here.
Examples of Burliuk’s work are in the collections of most major museums, among them the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Museum of Modern Art, the Guggenheim Museum, the Whitney Museum and others.