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Circle: International Survey of Constructive Art

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Foundational text of twentieth century modernism in art, architecture, town planning, housing, interior design, and design; edited by Ben Nicholson, Naum Gabo, and J.L. Martin. Layout by Barbara Hepworth. First edition, published in London in 1937 by Faber and Faber. 8vo, hardcover cloth boards, 292 pages, illustrated throughout with b/w photographs and drawings. With written contributions by Naum Gabo, Piet Mondrian, Herbert Read, Le Corbusier, Ben Nicholson, Barbara Hepworth, Henry Moore, J.D. Bernal, J.M. Richards, Maxwell Fry, Marcel Breuer, Richard Neutra, Alberto Sartoris, Sigfried Giedion, Walter Gropius, Laszlo Moholy-Nagy, Karel Honzig, Jan Tschichold, Lewis Mumford, and others. An important survey, scarce in the first edition.
  • Creator:
    Ben Nicholson (Author),Henry Moore (Artist)
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 10.25 in (26.04 cm)Width: 8 in (20.32 cm)Depth: 1 in (2.54 cm)
  • Style:
    Machine Age (Of the Period)
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  • Period:
  • Date of Manufacture:
    1937
  • Condition:
    Wear consistent with age and use. Foxing to boards. Contents clean and bright.
  • Seller Location:
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number:
    1stDibs: LU828537237812
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