Ornamental Iron Manufacturers Association
Los Angeles: Ornamental Iron Mfg. Association, 1927. First edition. Softcover. Quarto. 95 (1)pp. Original stapled stiff tan wraps with embossed orange association seal in orange on front cover. Vignette on title page. Decorative headers throughout. Profusely illustrated with works by Wallace Neff, Ken Weber, George Washington Smith, Myron Hunt, Morgan and Wells, and others; architects, designers, properties and owners included are credited.
Catalog of Southern California's Iron Manufacturer's ornamental iron and bronze produced by association members, representing the standard, scope and progress of their work. The book compiles illustrations, reproduced in offset from photographs, showing the use of ornamental iron by leading architects. Contains illustrations of grilles, interior doors, balustrades and railings, wrought iron gates, lighting fixtures, wrought iron furniture, bank fixtures, bronze tablets, elevator enclosures and cabs, marquises, fire escapes, and spiral stairs. Contains list of contributors and index at rear.
Printed and compiled by the Los Angeles Lithograph Co., Inc. on Santee Street in Los Angeles. Wraps with light wear along edges. Starting at inside front cover. Very good condition. Item #51863