"Prestini's Art in Wood" Book by Edgar Kaufmann Jr

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This monograph on James Prestini has an essay by Edgar Kaufmann Jr. and numerous, beautiful photographs by Barbara Morgan of Prestini's exquisite turned wood objects and experimental sculptures. The book is a first edition from a limited run of 1000 by The Pocahontas Press, 1950. The plastic bound folio has thick boards front and back.


 

Details

  • Date of Manufacture
    1950
  • Period
    1950-1959
  • Condition
    Good. Some surface spotting from moisture on cover, foxing to pages, minor bends to some pages, bumped corners.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    10.88 in. H x 10 in. W x 0.38 in. D
    28 cm H x 25 cm W x 1 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU81979312951
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2006

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Located in Chicago, IL

Associations:
  • 20th Century Specialists

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