New York, Matones, 1925. Item #40525
Original illustrated cover wrappers with distinctive modernist typeface and design. Chidlren’s literature. Printed on quality glossy paper. Includes 6 illustrations by Gudelman and photo of author. Aron Gudelman (1890 - 1978) “was a sculptor, illustrator, etcher, lecturer, and teacher. Born in Russia, he immigrated to New York in 1905 at the time of pogroms in Russia. After attending the Cooper Union and the National Academy of Design, in 1914 he studied with Jean-Antoine Injalbert at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris. Supporting himself as a machinist in the 1920s, Goodelman became a communist. His concerns about social and economic conditions were expressed in his art. He participated in exhibitions at the John Reed Club in the early 1930s. After World War II, Goodelman created artworks related to the Holocaust. He taught at City College of New York in the 1960s” (National Museum of American Art, 1996) . Blue cover Variant. Shul Pinkas Chcago Nr. 203 . Pages and cover are just a bit wavy, touch of edgewear to cover, Good Condition (Yid-24-8).