(Vitebsk) Communist Still Life (Mikhail Kunin)


Not the greatest painting that came out of the early Soviet avant-garde school at Vitebsk led by  leading lights Chagall, Malevitch, and Lissitzky. But here it is, Art of the Commune, a charming little Communist still life painting from right after the Revolution. I


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Zachary Braiterman is Professor of Religion in the Department of Religion at Syracuse University. His specialization is modern Jewish thought and philosophical aesthetics. http://religion.syr.edu
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