PETRIZKY, Anatol (1895-1964). [B. Chmury] Anatol Petrizky, Theatre-Trachten. [Anatol Petrizky Teatralni Stroi] Iintroductory essay by V. Khmury (Chmury). [Soviet Union]: StaatsVerlag der Ukraine, 1929. One of 1500 unnumbered copies. Design and images by Anatol Petrizky, text by B. Chmury.
Text in Ukrainian and German. Folio, 347 x 261 mm. 26 pages of text, with 13 black and white textual illustrations and sketch-design head & tailpieces. Also 28 full-page mounted color lithographs, many with gold or silver metallic inks, and 27 mounted full-page black & white plates. All save the frontispiece are mounted front and back on heavy card stock, and all (except the last plate) have their glassine tissue guards. Each image is about 240x170mm and pasted on the thick grey card-stock leaves.
Scholar's/reader's copy, being an ex-library copy, with the library's name stamped at the bottom of each plate (in black). The spine has been replaced by black librarian's tape. Covers are worn. A good copy. $1500 (a fraction of the price offered for the two other, better, copies found online (one at $3,000 and the other at $4200)).