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Author Bröhan, Torsten.

Title Avantgarde design, 1880-1930 / Torsten Bröhan, Thomas Berg ; [photographed by Angela Bröhan, Walter Klein and Horst Kolberg ; English translation, Ishbel Flett ; French translation, Annie Berthold].

Imprint Köln : B. Taschen, ©1994.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Kansas Collection M Schick  745.444 B786a 1994    ---  Lib Use Only
Description 176 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 30 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Language English, French and German.
Note Objects held at the Torsten Bröhan Archive in Düsseldorf.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 175) and index.
Contents Avantgarde design 1880-1930 -- New concepts for a new century -- The werkbund: vnaguagrd of industrial design -- Art school reform: the Bauhaus and Burg Giebichenstein -- International style -- Biographies.
Summary The earliest pioneers of 20th-century design are the subject of this book, which is devoted to the development of avant-garde design from 1880 to 1930. On display are almost 200 originals, including the MT8 table-lamps by Wilhelm Wagenfeld and tubular steel furniture by Marcel Breuer.
Subject Design -- History -- 19th century -- Catalogs.
Design -- History -- 20th century -- Catalogs.
Art, Modern -- Catalogs.
Avant-garde (Aesthetics)
Decorative arts -- History -- 19th century.
Decorative arts -- History -- 20th century.
Art, Modern. (OCoLC)fst00816615
Avant-garde (Aesthetics) (OCoLC)fst00824280
Decorative arts. (OCoLC)fst00889315
Design. (OCoLC)fst00891253
Genre/Form Catalogs. (OCoLC)fst01423692
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Author Berg, Thomas, 1965-
Torsten Bröhan Archive.
ISBN 3822889385

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