Two Book Covers
Left: Yevgeniya Evenbakh, "Leather" (1925); Right: Vera Yermolayeva, "Good Boots," by N. Zabolotsky (1929)
Russian art of the Avant-garde was strongly influenced by the folk aesthetic of shop-signs and commercial advertising of the previous decades.
Leather shop on Nikolaevsky Street (now Marat St.)
Petersburg, before 1913