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Modernist Interior Design of Libraries

Shosai to osetsu no kosei [Libraries in Modern Housing].

6 pp. of text followed by 48 leaves of plates depicting the designs of library rooms within modern home interiors, including furnishings, rugs, drapery, and decor. 8vo. (19.4 x 16 cm). Scattered foxing throughout. Original spiral-bound pictorial wrpps. in cardboard slipcase, rear cover of wrpps. detached, some slight wear to covers and slipcase, overall good or better. Tokyo (Koyosha) 1933.

This work comprises one volume of the series "Kenchiku Shashin Ruju" (no. 8-9). The 48 leaves of plates present 86 total striking photographs of modern architectural designs for interior furnishings by designers such as Fritz Gross, Peter Behrens, Maurice Dufrene, Wlater Sobotka, Ludwig Hilberseimer, Louis Sognot, and others. Scarce; as of May 2021, this work is not listed in KVK or OCLC.

Book ID: 51181

Price: $1,250.00