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Depression Modern : The Thirties Style in America by  Martin Greif - Paperback - 1977 - from Carnegie Hill Books and

Depression Modern : The Thirties Style in America

by Greif, Martin

Condition: Near Fine

NY: Universe Books, 1977. Second printing. Quarto. 192 pp; hundreds of b/w illustrations; index. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy; covers glossy with no wear. The book focuses on the period between Chicago's Century of Progress exposition (1933-34) and the New York World's Fair (1938-40), during which time Depression Modern, not Art Deco, was the predominant style. Some of its practitioners were Raymond Loewy, Donald Deskey, Russel Wright, Norman Bel Geddes, Walter Dorwin Teague, and Gilbert Rohde.. Paperback. Near Fine.


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