Aluminum by Design: Jewelry to Jets

By: Nichols, Sarah, et al.

Price: £35.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


Silver hardcover with ttile in black on spine and front cover. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear and light scuffing. 296pp. 385 illustrations, including 290 in colour. This book was published to accompany the exhibition held at the Carnegie Museum of art in Pittsburgh, from October 28, 2000 to February 11, 2001. The exhibition demonstrated how aluminum's essential qualities of brilliance, strength, lightness of weight, ductility, corrosion resistance and ease of recycling have inspired some of the world's greatest artists, designers, and engineers. The exhibition featured work by such visionaries as Rene Lalique, Eileen Gray, Buckminster Fuller, Gio Ponti and Donald Judd.

Title: Aluminum by Design: Jewelry to Jets

Author Name: Nichols, Sarah, et al.

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

Publisher: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Carnegie Museum of Art: 2000

ISBN Number: 0810967219

ISBN Number 13: 9780810967212

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: Folio - over 12 - 15" tall

Seller ID: 006825

Keywords: buckminster fuller, gio ponti, eileen gray,