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Czech Avant-Garde - Rossmann

Nakladatelství Index. Seznam knih a publikací [Index Publishers. A list of books and publications].

Olomouc: Index, [1938]. Single leaf, 30.5 × 21.2 cm, thrice folded to create a slim leaflet. Toned, else fine.

Scarce promotional booklet, designed by Zdeněk Rossmann, for the Index publishing house in Olomouc, which also issued the eponymous modern art and architecture journal throughout the 1930s. With Rossmann's distinctly understated typographic design. Among the books advertised are works by J. L. Fischer, Bedřich Vaclávek, the architects Jindřich Halabala and Josef Polášek, Ludvík Svoboda, Anna Pospíšilova, and Czech avant-garde masterpieces such as J. V. Pleva's "Kapka vody" and Rossmann's own "Písmo a fotografie v reklamě." Rare; not found in KVK, OCLC.

Book ID: P6101

Price: $150.00