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Principles of Neo-Plastic Art

By: Doesburg, Theo Van

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Lund Humphries: 1969

Seller ID: 006530

Condition: Very Good


Red hardcover with title in black on spine. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light sunning and shelfwear. Price-clipped. 73pp. 28 pages of illustrations, 2 in colour. This is a translation of "Grundbegriffe der neuen gestaltenden Kunst" which originally appeared as a volume in the Bauhaus-bucher series in 1925. The book includes a short commentary by H.L.C.Jaffe and an introduction by Hans M Wingler. View more info

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Breuer Houses

By: Driller, Joachim

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press: 2000

Seller ID: 006033

ISBN: 0714838934

Condition: Very Good


First English edition. Grey cloth with title blindstamped on front cover and spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. 247pp. Many b/w illustrations. This book was the first comprehensive critical assessment of the residential architecture of Marcel Breuer (1902-1981), widely acknowledged as a master of Modern architecture and along with Walter Gropius and Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, one of the most significant Bauhaus architects to leave Europe for the USA in the 1930s. View more info

"Darkness and Light": The Proceedings of the ESHP Symposium, Oslo 1994

By: Erlandsen, Roger and Halvorsen, Vegard (preface)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oslo, National Institute for Historical Photography: 1995

Seller ID: 002978

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. 159pp. Pforsuely illustrated with b/w photographs. This book is a collection of nineteen papers by some of todays' foremost historians of photography, drawn from the "Oslo Symposium 1994" arranged by the National Institute for Historical Photography and the Norwegian Scoeity for the History of Photography in association with the European Society for the History of Photography. The main subject covered is landscape photography, but other topics include Munch and photography and B... View more info

The Modern Chair: 1850 to Today

By: Frey, Gilbert

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Niederteufen, Switzerland, Arthur Niggli Ltd.: 1970

Seller ID: 002345

Condition: Fair


Black hardcover with titles in white on spine and front cover. Condition: Fair, text is sunned around very edges. Previous owners name on fep. Binding sound. Dustjacket condition: Quite heavily sunned, with general shelfwear. 187pp. Illustrated with b/w line drawings throughout. Good reading/reference copy. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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The New Architecture and The Bauhaus (Translated by P.Morton Shand with a preface by Frank Pick)

By: Gropius, Walter

Price: £110.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber Ltd.: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006547

Condition: Good


Off-white colour cloth with title in red on front cover and spine. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Poor, generally shelfworn with a triangular piece missing to base of front cover of jacket (see image) and chips missing to head and tail of spine. Not price-clipped. 80pp. Sixteen b/w photographic illustrations. Scarce in dustjacket. View more info

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Bauhaus - Fifty Years

By: Grote, Ludwig (intro.)

Price: £36.00

Publisher: London, The Royal Academy: 1968

Seller ID: 006552

Condition: Very Good


English text. Softcover with dustjacket. Condition: Very good, binding sound, no inscriptions. Some small marks to endpapers. Dustjacket condition: Good, with general light shelfwear and scuffing, slightly more so around spine. 363pp. Many b/w illustrations. In September 1968, the Royal Academy, London hosted a remarkable "50 years of bauhaus" exhibition. This extraordinary and unique design and art school flourished between 1919 and 1933, but its influence is still felt today - the bauhaus has influenced many aspects of contemporary life, including architecture, art, furniture, typogr... View more info

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Moderne Bauformen Jahrgang XXXI Heft 12 Dezember 1932

By: Hoffmann, Herbert (ed.)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Stuttgart, Julius Hoffmann: 1932

Seller ID: 004055

Condition: Fair


NB: Text is in German throughout. Softcover. Condition: Fair, covers are lightly browned with shelfwear to edges. Top layer of paper to spine is missing to lower four inches and an inch at the top of the spine. The first page of this issue (often a colour plate) appears to be missing. Light foxing to edge of first page present. Pages are number 591-638 plus index, adverts and technical designs for funiture. Many b/w photographic illustrations. This issue includes articles on the Giovanni Berta stadium in Florence, designed by Pier Luigi Nervi and a house in Paris designed by Jean Ginsberg and ... View more info

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Josef Albers: To Open Eyes

By: Horowitz, Frederick A. and Danilowitz, Brenda

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press: 2014

Seller ID: 006180

ISBN: 0714849650

Condition: Very Good


First published in paperback in 2009, this is the 2014 reprint. Softcover with dustjacket.Condition: Very good, binding sound, no inscripitons. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. 287pp.Many colour illustrations. This book takes the reader through Albers' life in teaching, from his first years at the pioneering but politically fraught Bauhaus; to his 1933 emigration to the USA, where he and his wife Anni became founding members and teacher at the experimental start-up Black Mountain College; and again to his 1950 appointment to head up Yale University's newly restructur... View more info

The Dessau Building 1926-1999

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

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Basel, Switzerland, Birkhauser: 1998

Seller ID: 005624

ISBN: 3764352906

Condition: Very Good


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 ar... View more info

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Paul Klee - Notebooks - Volume 1, The Thinking Eye

By: Klee, Paul (Spiller, Jurg ed.)

Price: £145.00

Publisher: London, Lund Humphries: 1973

Seller ID: 006555

ISBN: 0853310858

Condition: Good


NB: Vol 1 only. Third reprint of the 1961 first English edition. Black hardcover with title in yellow on spine.Yellow endpapers. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers, some slight grubbiness to textblock edges. Binding sound. No inscriptions. Slight lean to spine. Hint of yellowing to very edges of text. V.light smudging to half-title. Dustjacket condition: Fair to good, generally lightly shelfworn with some slight soiling and a few small tears. Not price-clipped. 541pp. Many b/w illustrations. This is Volume 1 of a two-volume work by Paul Klee that collects his lectures at the Bauha... View more info

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Max Bill

By: Staber, Margit

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1964

Seller ID: 006568

Condition: Very Good


Dark brown hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear and a very small tear to top right of front ocver of jacket. Not price-clipped. Many illustrations, the majority in b/w, a few in colour. Written when Max Bill (1908-1994) was in the middle of his artistic career, this book is a short study of his work to the date of publication. View more info

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Laszlo Moholy-Nagy

By: Van Der Marck, Jan

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Museum of Contemporary Art: 1969

Seller ID: 005040

Condition: Good


Softcover. Condition: Good, with general light shelfwear to covers. Hint of browning to endpapers. 64pp. 5 colour and several b/w illustrations. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of work by Laszlo Moholy-Nagy (1895-1946) which was organised by the Chicago Museum of Contemporary Art, The Solomon R.Guggenheim Museum, the Santa Barbara Museum of Art and Seattle Art Museum. The catalogue includes a five page essay by Sibyl Moholy-Nagy. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info