Sergei Chekhonin (1878-1936) Two designs for journals Plamia, and Jar-Ptitsa, and An Ex Libris

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Sergei Chekhonin (1878-1936) Two designs for journals Plamia, and Jar-Ptitsa, and An Ex Libris the first signed Serge Tchekhonine (lower left), inscribed in Russian and Latin .../this drawing is also intended for a book/after its reproduction I ask for the original to be send to the address: Vas.[ilevsky] Island av.[enue] 43 ap.[artment], 3. to Chekhonin/"Flame"/Serge Tchekhonine/Petersburg/V. I. 12 av. 43. ap, 3 (on the reverse) and numbered N42 (on the reverse of the mount), the second signed with Cyrillic initials S Ch (lower centre), the third signed with Cyrillic initials S. Ch. (lower left and right) the first ink, heightened with white, on paper laid on card, the second ink on card, the third ink and gouache on card, the third ink on card, one framed 3 7/8 x 8 ¾ in. (9.8 x 22.1 cm.), and smaller (3)