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Arts Decoratifs and Industriels Modernes, Set of 12 Books 'ex library copy'

$2,950per set

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This is an ex library set with markings, Library stamps and stickers as shown. Which was never withdrawn from the library and is therefore in excellent condition. On offer here we have a 1977 facsimile copy which was taken from a 1925 original that is held in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. It is a complete set of 12 books - the original title of which was "Encyclopedie des Arts Decoratifs et Industriels Modernes au XXeme siecle" and it documents the great Paris exhibition of 1925 from which the term "ART DECO" derives. These copies were only available to libraries and learning institutions. They will grace any library shelf and look good, each volume deals with a separate subject area. Volume 1 - The Evolution of Decorative and Industrial Art Volume 2 - Architecture Volume 3 - Architectural Ornamentation and Sculpture Volume 4 - Furniture Volume 5 - Furniture, Hardware and Accessories Volume 6 - Textiles and Paper Products Volume 7 - The Art of the Book Volume 8 - Toys Scientific and Musical Instruments, Vehicles of Transportation Volume 9 - Costume and Fashion Design Volume 10 - Stage Design, Photography and Film Volume 11 - The Environment - Street and Garden Volume 12 - The Teaching of the Decorative Arts Text is in French and all photographs of which there are hundreds are in black and white.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 10.50 in. (26.67 cm)Width: 7.25 in. (18.42 cm)Depth: 13.75 in. (34.93 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 12
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1977
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    North Yorkshire, GB
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU899620457652

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    Ships From: Thirsk, United Kingdom
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