Moderne Bauformen: Monatshefte für Architektur und Raumkunst. Jahrgang XXXII. Heft 4 - April 1933 [WITH 3 ORIGINAL SILVER GELATIN PRINTS OF FURNITURE BY KALMAN LENGYEL]
Stuttgart: Julius Hoffmann, 1933. First edition. Softcover. Large quarto (11 1/2 x 9 1/4"). 163-218, pp (Text), 30pp (Advertisement). Original photo-illustrated wrappers.
Remarkable issue of this renowned German architecture magazine with articles on Ulfert Janssen and Heinz Wetzel's WWI Memorial project in Bad Berka (2 pages with 5 b/w photographic reproductions and 3 plans); Alfred Daiber's Ortskrankenkassen (Local Health Insurance Ressource Center) in Stuttgart (19 pages with 27 b/w photographic reproductions and 14 plans and floor plans); Swedish physician and author Axel Munthe's Villa San Michele, on the Isle of Capri, Italy (7 pages with 12 architectural drawings, 6 photogravures, 4 floor plans and 1 plan); a lenghty article on furnishing small rooms (with 46 b/w photographic reproductions depicting furniture by Hungarian architect and furniture designer Kalman Lengyel; a 4-page article with 22 b/w photographic reproductions of chairs; and the last two pages contain the b/w drawings of two modern kitchens by Hans Müller and Margot Gerster.
Includes 3 color plates of Interior design by Oskar Fischer, Rudolf Frank, and Hans Müller.
Laid in, a 20-page photo-illustrated Klepper-Werke's trench coats catalogue for 1933, 8 larger leaves (11 7/8 x 9 1/4") reproducing 11 of the 46 photographs featured in the article on furnishing small rooms, and 3 original silver gelatine prints of furniture by Kalman Lengyel. Two of the photographs measure 7 x 9 3/8", and one is 6 1/2 x 8 7/8". Each print has the following stamp at verso (Lengyel, 78, Av. Pasteur, Vanves (Seine)).
Head and tail of spine slightly chipped. Text in German. Wrappers in overall good+, interior in very good condition. g+ to vg. Item #41640