Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller
Item #48331 Bauten (Neue Werkkunst). Karl Schneider, H. de Fries, Johannes Molzahn, design and typography, introduction.
Bauten (Neue Werkkunst)
Bauten (Neue Werkkunst)
Bauten (Neue Werkkunst)
Bauten (Neue Werkkunst)
Bauten (Neue Werkkunst)
Bauten (Neue Werkkunst)
Bauten (Neue Werkkunst)

Bauten (Neue Werkkunst)

Berlin: Friedrich Ernst Hübsch Verlag G.M.B.H., 1929. First edition. Hardcover. Quarto. (xvi) 96pp. Original black cloth with silver, blue and reverse black lettering on cover and spine. Typography and design by Johannes Molzahn. From the series Neue Werkkunst. Photographs by Ernst Scheel except those on pages 3, 4 (upper right), 5 (upper) and 6, which are by Atelier L. & A. Schaul. Printed at J. S. Preuss, Berlin.

Eleven-page introduction by H. de Fries. The work is illustrated with architectural drawings, and include detailed discussion of modern design and structure. De Fries points out that more than half of the thirty-one projects discussed in his introduction (in particular the larger ones) were completed from the Spring of 1927 until 1929. Twenty-one of the projects included in this monograph were competitions and exhibition proposals. Most of the b/w photographs of Schneider projects are complemented by architectural plans. Extraordinary publication. Text in German. Some light wear along edges of binding. vg+ to near fine. Item #48331

Price: $600.00