Stuttgart: Julius Hoffmann, 1925. First edition. Hardcover. Large quarto. XLVIIIpp (Text), 271, pp (Plates). Original olive cloth, with gold-lettered title labels on spine and front cover.
Illustrated with no less than 370 b/w photographic reproductions of copperplate engravings, this nineteenth volume of the Bauformen-Bibliothek series introduces the reader to decoration and ornament in France, Germany, Holland, Italy and Austria throughout the 17th and 18th centuries.
Text in German, Binding and interior in overall very good condition. vg. Item #40302