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Vienna Moderne 1898-1918: An Early Encounter between Taste and Utility

by Adlmann, Jan Ernst

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Published
1978
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Houston: Sarah Campbell Blaffer Gallery, 1978. Small quarto. 96 pp; profusely illustrated in b/w and color; biographies of designers; marks; bibliography. Paperback. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; spine lightly toned. Catalogue of exhibition organized by the Sarah Campbell Glaffer Gallery.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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MARCEL BREUER: Furniture and Interiors

by Wilk, Christopher

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Carnegie Hill Books
Published
1981
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780870702631
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$30.00

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NY: Museum of Modern Art, 1981. First printing. Small quarto. 192 pp; 199 b/w illustrations; bibliography. Paperback. Near Fine, a crisp, unmarked, tight copy, covers bright & glossy. The first comprehensive study of Breuer's furniture & interiors; companion to the 1981 MOMA exhibition. Exhibition brochure laid in; errata slip taped to front flyleaf.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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HIGH STYLES: Twentieth-Century American Design

by Phillips, Lisa, et al

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Carnegie Hill Books
Published
1985
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780671610906
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$20.00

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NY: Whitney Museum/Summit Books, 1985. Quarto. 212 pp; illustrated throughout in color and b/w. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy, mild rubbing to edge of spine. Catalogue of the Whitney Museum of American Art 1985-86 exhibition of objects from the art nouveau period through the post-modernist movement in America. It includes the work of many architects and designers such… Read more
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MILANO DECO: La Fisionomia della Citta Negli Anni Venti

by Bossaglia, Rossana & Valerio Terraroli

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Published
1999
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9788881184231
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$100.00

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Milan: Skira, 1999. First edition. Quarto. 208 pp; profuse color & b/w illustrations; biographies of designers; bibliography; index. TEXT IN ITALIAN. Cloth with dustjacket. Near Fine/Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Mobili di Fabio de Sanctis e Ugo Sterpini

by Crispolti, Enrico

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Published
1963
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Very Good
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$125.00

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Rome: Officina Undici, 1963. First edition. Quarto. Unpaginated. Full of color photographs and b/w drawings. Text in Italian, English, French & German. Illustrated boards. VG, lamination on boards lightly crazed, edges rubbed. A bit musty. Limited edition - #1788/2000 copies. Catalogo n. 1, 1963-64. Hard Cover. Very Good.
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Heinrich Maria Ledig-Rowohlt Zuliebe: Festschrift zu seinem 60. Geburtstag am 12. Marz 1968

by Unseld, Siegfried

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Published
1968
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Near Fine
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Reinbek bei Hamburg: Rowohlt Verlag, 1968. Quarto. 125 pp; [20] b/w plates.Text in German. Paper-covered boards in cardboard slipcase. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy.. Hard Cover. Near Fine.
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A House Beautiful Tribute to Frank Lloyd Wright and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

by House Beautiful

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Published
1992
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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NY: Hearst, 1992. Quarto. 48 pp; illustrated throughout with color photographs. Paperback. VG+ to near fine. Light shelf wear to covers. A special issue devoted to Frank Lloyd Wright and the Guggenheim Museum, includes a list of 16 Wright buildings open to the public.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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ONE-UPMANSHIP

by Potter, Stephen

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Published
1958
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Very Good
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$15.00

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NY: Henry Holt, 1958. Third printing. Small octavo. 177 pp; b/w drawings by Lt. Col. Frank Wilson. Blue cloth with gilt-lettered spine with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; unclipped jacket with light chipping at head of toned spine. The hilarious classic of creative intimidation.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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BEL ETAGE: Bel Etage Gallery exhibiting at the European Fine Art Fair TEFAF 2011 in Maastricht, 18-27 March 2011

by Bauhaus Dessau

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Published
2011
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9783902117151
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$20.00

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Vienna & Leipzig: Galerie Bel Etage, 2011. Quarto. 64 pp; catalogue of 27 objects, all described and illustrated in color. Text in English & German. Hardcover. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy. In addition to 7 objects by Josef Hoffmann, designers include Leopold Bauer, Bothe & Ehrmann, Franz Hagenauer, Emil Holzinger, Marcel Kammerer, Alfred Keller, J&J Kohn, Pavel Janak, Adolf… Read more
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BEL ETAGE: la Galerie Bel Etage au Grand Palais a l'occasion de la XXIVe Biennale des antiquaires a Paris, 11-21 septembre 2008

by Bauer, Wolfgang

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Published
2008
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$40.00

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Vienna: Galerie Bel Etage, 2008. Quarto. 94 pp; catalog of 37 objects, each described and illustrated in color. Text in French & English. Hardcover. Near Fine. The catalog for the gallery's exhibition at the XXIVe Biennale des Antiquaires, 11-21 Sept 2008. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine.
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MARIO BELLINI, Designer

by McCarty, Cara

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Published
1987
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780870702242
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NY: Museum of Modern Art, 1987. Small quarto. 79 pp; profuse color & b/w illustrations; exhibition checklist. Paperback. Near Fine, a crisp, unmarked copy, minor crease to bottom corner of front cover.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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DESIGNED BY ARCHITECTS. Important Works by Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Others From an International Private Collection

by Christie's

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Published
2002
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$50.00

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London: Christie's, 2002. Quarto. 161 pp; 71 lots, all with color photographs, including 4 fold-out pages. Paperback. VG+, a clean copy, minor edge wear, back cover has a couple of light scratches. Auction results laid in. Important works by Charles Rennie Mackintosh - silver candle holder, bronze & glass hanging lamp, flatware, inlaid cabinet, two inlaid gesso panels - Opera… Read more
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BJORN DAHLSTROM: Designer

by Wickman, Kerstin

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Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9789197414517
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$65.00

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Stockholm: Arvinius, 2001. First edition. 9.5" x 7". [124] pp; full of color & b/w illustrations. Text in Swedish and English. Black cloth with dustjacket. Fine/Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy. Bjorn Dahlstrom (b. 1957), a Swedish furniture and industrial designer, is well known internationally and has designed a wide variety of products - bicycles, carpets, cookware, furniture, toys -… Read more
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ULTRAMODERN: Samuel Marx Architect

by O'Brien, Liz

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Published
2007
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New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780977787524
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$95.00

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NY: Pointed Leaf Press, 2007. First edition. Large quarto. 216 pp; over 200 illustrations, most in color. Cloth with dustjacket. Fine/Fine, a clean, unmarked copy in fine jacket. This is the first monograph on American architect and furniture designer Samuel A. Marx 1885-1964). 20th-century decorative arts dealer and Marx expert Liz O'Brien reveals many of Marx's undiscovered projects, including houses… Read more
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EVA ZEISEL: Designer for Industry

by Eidelberg, Martin, ed.

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Published
1984
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780969181507
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$75.00

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Montreal: Musee des Arts Decoratifs de Montreal, 1984. First edition. 12" x 9". 119 pp; 154 color & b/w illustrations; checklist of 32 objects, list of marks; bibliography of articles written by Zeisel. Paperback. Near Fine, minor wear along edge of backstrip, else a crisp, unmarked copy. Catalogue for the fifty-year retrospective exhibition of the work of Eva Zeisel, organized… Read more
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MODERNE: Fashioning the French Interior

by Schleuning, Sarah & Marianne Lamonica

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Published
2007
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New
Edition
First Edition
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9781568987248
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Miami / NY: Wolfsonian / Princeton Architectural Press, 2007. First edition. Quarto. 384 pp; 175 color & 150 b/w illustrations; notes, index. Cloth with dustjacket Fine/Fine, a fresh, unmarked copy. Jacques-Émile Ruhlmann, Pierre Chareau, Robert Mallet-Stevens, Charlotte Perriand, Eileen Gray: together these designers and their contemporaries pioneered the look of the modern French interior during the 1920s. This book presents… Read more
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PARIS / NEW YORK: Design, Fashion, Culture 1925-1940

by Albrecht, Donald

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Published
2008
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New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781580932110
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$50.00

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NY: Monacelli Press, 2008. Tall quarto. 240 pp; over 250 color & b/w illustrations; bibliography; index. Cloth with dustjacket. A new copy. Twelve essays by leading French and American scholars and 250 illustrations vividly recreate the contributions of the era's legendary figures, including Josephine Baker, Chanel, Salvador Dali, Raymond Hood, Ely Jacques Kahn, Raymond Loewy, Paul Poiret, Helena Rubinstein, and… Read more
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WILHELM WAGENFELD: 50 Jahre Mitarbeit in Fabriken

by Klesse, Brigitte

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Published
1973
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Koln: Kunstgewerbemuseum der Stadt Köln, 1973. First edition. 11.75" high x 8.25" wide. 134 pp; b/w illustrations of 581 objects in the exhibition; bibliography. Text in German. Original pictorial wraps. VG+, bookplate on inside front cover, else a clean, unmarked copy; light wear to top & bottom of spine and corners. Errata slip inserted. catalogue of the exhibition held in… Read more
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FRIEDRICH KIESLER DESIGNER: Seating Furniture of the 30s And 40s

by Pessler, Monika & Harald Krejci (eds.)

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Published
2005
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Very Good
ISBN
9783775715447
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$35.00

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Ostfildern-Ruit: Hatje Cantz, 2005. Quarto. 128 pp; nearly 120 sketches & b/w photographs; chronology of Kiesler's life; bibliography. Text in English & German. Paperback with dustjacket. VG/VG, dj has a couple of short edge tears. Previously unpublished material relating to Austro-American artist and architect Friedrich Kiesler's innovative furniture designs and prototypes from the 1930s and 40s are featured in this… Read more
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JOSEF HOFFMANN INTERIORS 1902-1913

by Witt-Doerring, Christian

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Published
2006
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New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9783791337104
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$60.00

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NY: Prestel, 2006. First edition. Quarto. 224 pp; illustrated throughout mostly in b/w. Hardcover with dustjacket. Published in conjunction with the Josef Hoffmann exhibition at the Neue Gallerie in NYC from November 2, 2006 to February 26, 2007. Illustrated with color photographs of Hoffmann’s masterpieces -on their own and as parts of interiors- this monograph focuses on significant aspects of… Read more
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