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'Arts Decoratifs & Industriels Modernes' Set of 12 Books


This is a lavish production in twelve volumes with text in French and illustrations in colour and black & white. It documents the Exposition Internationale des Arts Decoratifs et Industriels Modernes, the huge 1925 exhibition which took place in Paris that is said to have been the birth place of what became known as "Art Deco". Each book being devoted to a particular subject area - 1. Evolution de L'Art Moderne 2. Architecture et Decoration, 3. Decoaration fixe de L'Architecture, 4. Le Mobilier et son Ensemble, 5. Accessoires du Mobilier, 6. Tissu et Papier, 7. Le Livre, 8. Jeux et Jouets, 9. Parure, 10. Theatre, 11. Rue et Jardin, 12. Enseignement. A very handsome first edition set dating from circa 1930 (there was a later reprint done in 1977).


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  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1930
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  • Dimensions
    H 11.00 in. x W 14.00 in. x D 9.00 in.H 27.94 cm x W 35.56 cm x D 22.86 cm
  • Seller Location
    North Yorkshire, GB
  • Sold As
    Set of 12
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