A complete collection of 4 volumes comprising this set by Moussinac, which provides an important documentation of furniture and interiors by notable French Art Deco designers, each volume with an introduction by Moussinac followed by a large number of plates (58, 52, 53, and 50), many of which are done in pochoir, depicting a variety of interiors and associated types of furniture, including designs for studies, bedrooms, bathrooms, living rooms, nurseries, dining rooms, salons, men's and lady's rooms, libraries, smoking rooms, and others. Large 4to. Original publisher's printed portfolio-style boards, tie-bound. Some slight soiling and minor abrasions, overall excellent. Paris (Éditions Albert Lévy/Librairie Centrale des Beaux-Arts) 1924-1926. (Collection Documentaire d'Art Moderne.) 1924 1925.
The first volume of the set includes designs by Pierre Chareau, Francis Jourdain, J. Ruhlmann, and Süe et Mare.
The second volume displays the work of Dominique, Dufrène, René Gabriel, André Groult, Joubert et Petit, Rob. Mallet-Stevens, and F. Nathan. The third volume features Djo Bourgeois, Mme. Chauchet-Guilleré, Andre Fréchet, M. Guillemard, René Herbst, E. Kohlmann, M. Matet, and Lucie Renaudot. The fourth volume depicts designs by Eric Bagge, Paul Follot, Léon Jallot, B.J. Klotz, Pierre Legrain, Martine, P.P. Montagnac, René Proud, and L. Sognot. A beautiful example of French Art Deco design.
Book ID: 50245