Book Illustrations

The book "Машины сказки" - Masha's Fairytales - by Sofya Prokoveva was read by all Soviet children in the 1960s-1980s.

This exhibition shows the original gouache illustrations to the issue of the book from 1971, drawn by famous Moscow book illustrator Marina Uspenskaya.

The book was published by "Detskaya Literatura" in 1971. It was printed in 1 million copies, and the selling price was 33 kopecks.



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