The Dessau Building 1926-1999

By: Kentgens-Craig, Marget and Bauhaus Dessau Foundation (eds.)

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Hardcover. Condition: Very good, with just a hintof shelfwear to covers. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. 207pp.Many b/w and some colour illustrations. Walter Gropius's Bauhaus, designed and built 1925/6 is one of the world's most influential 20th century buildings. The Dessau Bauhaus remains a symbol of the worldwide importance of the Bauhaus idea and of the revolutionary innovations it introduced in architecture, fine art, art education and industrial design. This book presents a comprehensive view of the building, with themes ranging from various aspects of the architectural deisgn, including colour-schemes and furniture and the historical context of the building in the Weimar Republic, the Third Reich and the GDR.

Title: The Dessau Building 1926-1999

Author Name: Kentgens-Craig, Marget and Bauhaus Dessau Foundation (eds.)

Categories: Architecture, Design and Planning,

Publisher: Basel, Switzerland, Birkhauser: 1998

ISBN Number: 3764352906

ISBN Number 13: 9783764352905

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 005624

Keywords: bauhaus, gropius,