Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.burldavp
Creators:
Burliuk, David, 1882-1967
Dates:
1926-1980
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.6 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An almost complete run of COLOR AND RHYME; writings; letters; printed material; and a photograph.
Scope and Contents
Included are: 61 issues of the magazine COLOR AND RHYME, 1931-1970, edited by Burliuk and published by his wife, Marussia. (Nos. 63-65 were not published, and nos.10 and 59 were not included in the gift.) The magazine is a chronicle of Burliuk's life and activity in the field of art. Also included are a letter, 1961, from Kenneth Lloyd regarding Color and Rhyme; writings by and about Burliuk, including "The Fauves in Russia," 1965, a collection of poems, undated, and two booklets, Memories of My Father, David Davidovich Burliuk and Mother, Marussia Yelenevskaya, Who Was Always At Father's Side, by Nicholas Burliuk and Poems and Fragments, David Davidovich Burliuk, translated by Nicholas Burliuk and Henry Gilfond; a photograph of Burliuk and his father, 1946; and printed material, including exhibition catalogs and announcements, 1930-1978, clippings, 1948-1980, and postcard reproductions of Burliuk's work.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter, poet, and editor; New York, N.Y. b. 1882 Died Jan. 1967, at age 84.

Administration
Reproduction Note
Some printed materials are photocopies.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by Burliuk's son, Nicholas Burliuk, 1983-1985.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Color and rhyme Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art -- Periodicals Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- New York (State) -- New York Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Burliuk, Marussia Yelenevskaya Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Burliuk, Nikolai Davidovich Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Gilfond, Henry Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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