Dekorativnoe Iskusstvo SSSR

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Dekorativnoe Iskusstvo SSSR

 

(Decorative Art of the USSR), the monthly journal of the Union of Artists in the USSR. Publication began in Moscow in 1957 with the appearance of one unnumbered issue. Its circulation was 20,700 in 1971. The journal deals with the current practice, theory, and history of monumental decorative art, decorative applied art (art industry and popular art), ornamental art, and design, as well as with questions of the synthesis of the arts.

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