Vasily Ermilov. Untitled (composition in primary colors). 1927. Gouache and pencil on paper, 16 7/16 × 12 1/2" (41.8 × 31.8 cm). The Merrill C. Berman Collection. Acquired through the generosity of Alice and Tom Tisch, Jo Carole and Ronald S. Lauder, Sue and Edgar Wachenheim III, David Booth, Marlene Hess and James D. Zirin, Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis, Jack Shear, the Patricia Bonfield Endowed Acquisition Fund for the Design Collection, Daniel and Jane Och, The Orentreich Family Foundation, Emily Rauh Pulitzer, The Modern Women's Fund; and by exchange: Gift of Jean Dubuffet in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Colin, The Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection, and the Richard S. Zeisler Bequest
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Vasyl Dmytrovych Yermylov (Ukrainian: Василь Дмитрович Єрмилов) (1894–1968) was a Ukrainian painter, avant-garde artist and designer. His genres included cubism, constructivism, and neo-primitivism.
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Ukrainian, Soviet, Russian
Artist, Manufacturer, Architect, Decorative Painter, Designer, Lithographer, Muralist, Collagist, Graphic Artist, Painter, Lecturer, Photographer, Sculptor
Vasilij Dmitrovič Ermilov, Vasyl' Dmytrovyč Jermylov, Vasili Dmitrievich Ermilov, Vasilij Dmitrievič Ermilov, Vassily Ermilov, Vasyl' Yermilov, Vasyl' Iermilov, Vasilii Dmitrievich Ermilov, Vasili Dmitrievitsj Jermilov, Vasilij Dmitrijevitsj Jermilov, Vasily Dmitriyevich Yermilov, Wailly Jermilow
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  • Engineer, Agitator, Constructor: The Artist Reinvented, 1918–1939. The Merrill C. Berman Collection at MoMA Exhibition catalogue, Hardcover, 288 pages

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