Malevich, Kazimir, Russian painter and art theoretician (1879-1935). Autograph postcard signed.

[Nemchinovk], 20. VII. 1932.

Oblong 8vo. 1 p. With autograph address.


In Russian, to his third wife, Natalya Andreevna (née Manchenka, 1902-90), about his arrival at Moscow and Kirill Ivanovich Shutko (1884-1941), the editor-in-chief of the magazine "Soviet Cinema", who was earmarked as candidate for the office of Director of the GAKhN (State Academy of Artistic Sciences), a meeting place for avant-garde from 1923 to 1929. "[...] I had a long conversation with him and tried to convince him to accept this assignment. At the moment, he is heading for Rome, and will leave on July 27. He is now working on a book called 'Lenin and Culture' [...]".

Trace of vertical fold.


Malewitsch über sich. Zeitgenossen über Malewitsch. Briefe. Dokumente. Erinnerungen. Kritik. Bd. 1, Moskau 2004, Nr. 35.

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