Moscow; Leningrad: Iskusstvo, 1940. 42 pp.: ill. 17x13 cm. In original wrappers. Very good, wrappers soiled, rusty staples, Soviet bookshop’s stamp on the rear wrapper.
Very rare. One of 700 copies. The personal exhibition was opened in March of 1940 in Moscow with 235 works on the display. The catalogue includes Sokolov’s portrait by M.V. Matorin, introductory essay by M. Sokol’nikov “Master of Easel Engraving”, numbered list of all works sorted in chronological order, list of exhibitions in which Sokolov participated, list of museums that have Sokolov’s works, list of illustrations.
Ilya Sokolov (1890-1968), Soviet graphic artist.
Worldcat locates copy at Getty Research Institute.