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Dlia Golosa (For the Voice)

Typographical design by El Lissitzky (Russian, 1890–1941), Author Vladimir Mayakovsky (Russian, 1894–1930)

Place of Publication: Berlin, Germany


Overall: 19 x 13.4 x 0.7 cm (7 1/2 x 5 1/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with typographical designs and photolithographed compositions

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Berlin: R.S.F.S.R. Gosudarstvennoe Izdatel’stvo, 1923) Octavo; 32 leaves; original decorated orange paper wrappers (greenish-gray cardboard portfolio, beige cloth spine).

Constructivist typographic designs

Berlin: R.S.F.S.R. Gosudarstvennoe Izdatel’stvo, 1923


Ars Libri, Ltd., Boston, from whom purchased by MFA, December 19, 1984.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund


© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn