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At a Glance
The collection consists mostly of his original drawings for Russian periodicals, including "Odesskiĭ listok" Odesskie novosti" "Ruĺ" and "Vozrozhdenie" and also for various French titles. There is also correspondence, including single letters from such emigre figures as Ivan Bunin and Pavel Mili︠u︡kov; a manuscript of Nadezhda Teffi's "Nichego Podobnogo" with Drizo's drawings of its characters; and copies of two books illustrated by Drizo: MAD"Tak bylo" (Odessa, 1918), and S. Chernyĭ"Zhivai︠a︡ azbuka" (Berlin, 1922) (the original drawings for the latter work are also included).
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Papers: Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--1954.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
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Papers Accessioned 1954.
Papers Processed 02/--/79.
History / Biographical Note
Caricaturist in Russia and France who used the pseudonym MAD.