Art is a journey into the most unknown thing of all - oneself. Nobody knows his own frontiers… I don’t think I’d ever want to take a road if I knew where it led.

Louis Kahan

The Firebird

(painting by Georgy Schlicht)

Jar-Ptiza Russ. Avantgarde.

[Shar-Ptitsa. Ruskoje ickustvo; Russian: The Firebird. Russian avant-garde]. Illustrated Russian monthly magazine for literature and art. 6 issues from the years 1921-26. With numerous illustrations. mont and partly col. Illustrations by Bilibin IJ including Berlin, 1921-26 publishing Russian art. HLDR. d. at present with gilt. RTitel (OU Enter ID.). Folio.
Golynez (Bilibin) 144 - The edited by AE Kogan. Russian art and literature magazine published in Berlin, 1921-23 to 1926 in Paris. It offers a remarkable view of the Russian art and culture development in emigration. - The illustrations by Bilibin, Bogdanov-Belsky, Golovin, Chagall, Maljawin Zakharova, Serov, etc. The text part - partly also in German translation - dedicated to the artist as well as poems and prose of Nabokov and others Teffi. Also includes reports on the Russian theater and ballet.( translator




Bakst, et al.) Kogan, Aleksandr (Editor)
Magazine ZHAR-PTITSA [JAR-PTITZA] (“Firebird”) No. 9 
Berlin-Paris: “Russkoye Iskusstvo”, 1922



Cover of the first edition of a magazine, ‘Jar-Ptitza’, for Russian emigres in Berlin, 1921



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