A chronicle of the life and accomplishments of the highly acclaimed Russian artist, Alexei Butirskiy. The book documents the path taken by Alexei in developing his incredible talent, reaching far beyond the fine arts, providing an in-depth understanding of the man. Alexei shares his thoughts and dreams while engaging the reader with compelling text, and over 150 illuminating full-color images. Selected editions contain one or more signed limited edition watercolor giclees suitable for framing.
To make the Alexei Butirskiy collector book available to everyone, the total printing of 4,000 books is offered in five different editions:
A. HARDBOUND - BOOKSTORE EDITION WITH FULL COLOR DUST COVER
Quantity - 1,800.
Retail $85 including shipping.
B. DELUXE EDITION
Quantity - 1,500 in Arabic numbers.
Limited edition signed by Alexei includes gold ribbon page marker and full color dust cover.
Retail $135 including shipping.
C. DELUXE EDITION - ARTIST PROOF
Quantity - 150 in Arabic numbers.
Includes everything in B, plus one limited edition watercolor giclee on archival watercolor paper.
Retail $360 including shipping.
D. COLLECTORS EDITION
Quantity - 450 in Roman numerals.
Includes everything in B, plus three limited edition watercolor giclees on archival
watercolor paper and a hardbound slipcase.
Retail $760 including shipping.
E. COLLECTORS EDITION -ARTIST PROOF
Quantity - 100 in Roman numerals. Everything in B, plus four limited edition watercolor giclees in Roman numerals and a hardbound slipcase and the Butirskiy DVD.
Retail $960 including shipping.
Note: Watercolor image sizes range from 8x12 to 10x12.
Each is signed by Alexei and numbered on the back. See the enclosed page for the watercolor images that are included with editions, C, D, and E.