Vital Forms: American art and design in the Atomic Age - 1940-1960

By: Stayton, Kevin L. (intro.)

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Book Condition: Very Good


White hardcover with title in silver on spine.Condition: Very good, with just a faint hint of shelfwear to covers. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. 256pp. 237 illustrations, including 107 colour plates. This book was published to accompany the exhibition held at the Brooklyn Museum of Art from October 12 2001 to January 6, 2002, which then toured to Minneapolis, Nashville, Los Angeles and Phoenix. The period 1940 to 1960 was a groundbreakingbperiod for the arts in America. The use of organic forms crossed the boundaries between painting, sculpture, industrial design, architecture and popular culture. For example, Eames chairs, Noguchi lamps, and Frank Lloyd Wright's Guggenheim Museum.

Title: Vital Forms: American art and design in the Atomic Age - 1940-1960

Author Name: Stayton, Kevin L. (intro.)

Categories: Decorative Art & Design (20th Century),

Publisher: New York, Brooklyn Museum of Art in Association with Harry N Abrams Inc.: 2001

ISBN Number: 0810906198

ISBN Number 13: 9780810906198

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Seller ID: 006250

Keywords: noguchi, frank lloyd wright, eames, guggenheim museum,