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Wiener Werkstätte

Almanach der Wiener Werkstätte.

126 pp. volume documenting a year's literary and visual art contributions from the landmark artistic movement, the volume edited by Max Mell, with literary contributions by Peter Altenberg, Franz Blei, Max Brod, Franz Theodor Czokor, Hugo von Hofmannsthal, Rainer Maria Rilke, and Arthur Roessler, and with graphic contributions from Josef Hoffmann, Gustav Klimt, Ivan Mestrovic, C.O. Czeschka, Koloman Moser, Josef von Diveky, Moritz Jung, Oskar Kokoschka, Josef Schwetz, Berthold Loffler, and Paris von Güttersloh. Twelve scattered illustrations throughout, with four plates in color. Small 8vo. Original cloth, illustrated boards designed by Josef Hoffmann. Very slight soiling and handling wear, overall excellent condition. Vienna/Leipzig (Verlag Brüder Rosenbaum) 1911.

An important almanac from one of the most significant art movements of the twentieth century. A beautifully printed book, with green and black ornamental borders surrounding the text blocks, page numbers, and illustrations.

Book ID: 51240

Price: $1,250.00