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MARTIN P. EIDELBERG
Messengers of Modernism: American Studio Jewelry 1940-1960
Paris/ New York, Flammarion. 1996. (ISBN: 2080135937). Hard Cover. This is a fine hardcover copy in a near fine dust jacket. Completely clean. This catalog was prepared to accompany the exhibition at the Montreal Museum of Decorative Arts, in 1996. The exhibition was extremely popular and traveled through the United States and Canada. Essay and catalog entries by Toni Greenbaum. Still one of the best references for American studio jewelry. Illustrated in color and black & white. Includes the works of 25 jewelers and craftsmen. Small book, 8" high X 7" wide, 167 pages. A very nice copy. This book will be securely wrapped and packed in a sturdy box and shipped with tracking. Fine/Near Fine.
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Book number: 013475
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Catalogue: Modern Design
Keywords: American Studio Jewelry, 1940's American Jewelry, 1950's American Jewelry Jewelry Design 2080135937

 
ELIENS, TITUS M.
Modern Glas in Nederland 1880-1940 / Modern Glass in the Netherlands. 1880-1940
Zwolle, Netherlands, Gemeentemuseum Den Haag. 2002. (ISBN: 9040086710). Soft Cover. This is a fine softcover copy with no wear. Completely clean inside and out. Text in English and Dutch. Modern Glass in the Netherlands 1880-1940 offers a comprehensive view of late 19th and early 20th-century advances in Dutch art glass. Illustrated in color and black & white. At least 100 photographs of individual pieces and groups of art glass. Some pages from vintage manufacturer catalogs reproduced also. Index of designers and manufacturers. Bibliography. 12" high X 9" wide, 163 pages. Fine.
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Book number: 011585
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 23 | £UK 20.5 | JP¥ 2697]
Catalogue: Modern Design
Keywords: Modern Glass, Netherlandish Glass European Decorative Arts (Pre 1900) 9040086710

 
BREON, EMMANUEL AND ROSALIND PEPALL; BOULOGNE-BILL
Ruhlmann: Genius of Art Deco
Somogy Éditions D’Art. 2004. (ISBN: 2891922751). Soft Cover. This is a near fine softcover copy with virtually no wear. Completely clean inside and out. Published to accompany an exhibition at the Musee des Annees 30, Boulogne-Billancourt, which travelled to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, and the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts. Text in English. About 220 color plates + 100 black & white plates. Biographical sketch. Bibliography. 11" high X 10" wide, 327 pages. This book will be securely wrapped and packed in a sturdy box and shipped with tracking. Near Fine.
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Book number: 010279
USD 95.00 [Appr.: EURO 87 | £UK 77.75 | JP¥ 10247]
Catalogue: Modern Design
Keywords: Ruhlmann, Art Deco Art Monographs 2891922751

 
FALES, WINNIFRED
A Simple Course in Home Decorating
Boston, Small,Maynard and Company. 1923. Hard Cover. This is a very good hardcover copy in the very scarce pictorial dust jacket. Signed and inscribed by the author on the front endpaper. The book is very clean inside and out. No marks to text or plates. The jacket is about 95% there, but chipped around the top edges, mostly the rear panel. Top of spine chipped too. Illustrated in black & white with numerous photographs of period style furnishing. Winnifred Fales became famous in the period between the wars, for her staunch opposition to any kind of modern design. From her position as an editor with the journal Good Housekeeping, she tirelessly campaigned against first art nouveau and then the rush of even more modern design like art deco. In her weekly columns she dispensed advice to readers about how to maintain standards of good taste and decor in the home. 10 1/2" high X 8" wide, 295 pages. This book will be securely wrapped and packed in a sturdy box and shipped with tracking. Very Good/Very Good. Signed by Author.
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Book number: 006857
USD 34.95 [Appr.: EURO 32 | £UK 28.75 | JP¥ 3770]
Catalogue: Modern Design
Keywords: Winnifred Fales, 20th Century Traditional American Interiors American Decorative Arts (Pre 1900)

 
FANELLI, GIOVANNI UND ROSALIA FANELLI
IL Tessuto Art Deco E Anni Trenta. Disegno, Moda, Architettura.
Firenze, Cantini Editore. 1986. Hard Cover. This is a very good hardcover copy with a very good dust jacket with just light wear. Completely clean inside and out, except two ownership marks. This reference book belonged to a well known fashion designer and has her stamp on the front endpaper, also a small paper label on the base of the spine with a number. Text in Italian. Illuistrated profusely in color and black & white. One of the best reference books for Art Deco & modernist textiles of the 1920's and 1930's. Covers French, Italian, Russian, German, Austrian, English, American and Dutch textiles. Complete designer, dates and materials information in the plates list. Extensive bibliography. 12" high X 9" wide, 310 pages. This book will be securely wrapped and packed in a sturdy box and shipped with tracking. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 014196
USD 300.00 [Appr.: EURO 274.75 | £UK 245.5 | JP¥ 32359]
Catalogue: Modern Design
Keywords: Giovanni Fanelli, Rosalia Fanelli, Art Deco Textiles, 1920's European Textiles, 1930's European Textiles, Adrienne Vittadini Textiles and Fashion

 
FAVRE, ALINE; ZELLER, FLORENT
Aline Favre / Florent Zeller "Ceramics Today", Number 1
Geneva, Switzerland, Editions Olizane. 1983. (ISBN: 2880860091). Soft Cover. This is a very good softcover copy with just light cover wear. Completely clean inside. Modern Swiss ceramics by Aline Favre and Florent Zeller. Dialogue or conversation between the two ceramists about their backgrounds and making ceramics. 24 color plates. Biographical sketches and exhibition history for both artists. 8" square, 71 pages. Very Good.
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Book number: 012371
USD 17.50 [Appr.: EURO 16.25 | £UK 14.5 | JP¥ 1888]
Catalogue: Modern Design
Keywords: Aline Favre, Florent Zeller, Swiss Ceramics 2880860091

 
FERRARI, NAPOLEONE
Carlo Mollino: Casa Del Sole
Turin, Italy, Museo Casa Mollino. 2007, First Edition. (ISBN: 8889082054). Hard Cover. This is a fine hardcover copy without dust jacket as issuerd, with no wear at all. This is the first edition published by the Museo Casa Mollino in 2007. Text in English. Illustrated throughout in color and black & white. Lots of photographs and drawings documenting Carlo Mollino's Casa del Sole in the Valle d' Aosta, Italy. Color photographs of the furniture and hardware. Includes Carlo Mollino's 1954 article titled 'Taboos and Traditions in Mountain Constructions'. 11" high X 8" wide, 127 pages. This book will be securely wrapped and packed in a sturdy box and shipped with tracking. Fine.
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Book number: 013802
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 68.75 | £UK 61.5 | JP¥ 8090]
Catalogue: Modern Design
Keywords: Carlo Mollino, Casa del Sole 8889082054

 
FILLER, MARTIN
Frank Gehry: New Bentwood Furniture Designs
Montreal, Canada, The Montreal Museum of Decorative Arts. 1992. Hard Cover. This is a very good hardcover copy in black cloth, title in silver on the spine. Completely clean inside, very clean outside. This catalog was prepared to accompany an exhibition at the Montreal Museum of Decorative Arts in the fall of 1992. Illustrated throughout in black & white with some color, photographs and drawings of Frank Gehry's bentwood furniture designs. 23 works in the exhibition. Checklist. Essay by Martin Filler. 8" high X 6" wide, 111 pages. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 009032
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 46 | £UK 41 | JP¥ 5393]
Catalogue: Modern Design
Keywords: Frank Gehry

 
TAROZZI, FIORENZA AND CARMEN RAVANELLI GUIDOTTA
The Imola Ceramics Co-Operative. Over a Century's Experience & One Hundred and Twenty Years of Ceramics. 2 Volume Set
Firenze,Italy, The Imola Ceramics Co-Operative. 1998. Hard Cover. This is a fine hardcover set in a fine hardshell slipcase with no wear at all. Completely clean inside and out. The first volume by Fiorenza Tarozzi, is titled "Over a Century's Experience" and the second volume, by Carmen Guidotta, is titled "One Hundred and Twenty Years of Ceramics". Inventory of works and hallmarks. 397 illustrations of Imola's ceramics, most of them in color. (Also photographs of the range of Imola signatures and marks). Illustrated List of Certificates, Awards and Headed Papers. Bibliography. 12" high X 9" wide, 118 & 357 pages. These books will be securely wrapped and packed in a sturdy box and shipped with tracking. Fine.
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Book number: 007626
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 137.5 | £UK 122.75 | JP¥ 16180]
Catalogue: Modern Design
Keywords: The Imola Ceramics Co-Operstive, Italian Ceramics Companies, Italian Ceramics Manufacturers, Fiorenza Tarozzi, Carmen Guidotta European Decorative Arts (Pre 1900)

 
FORTUNY, MARIANO
Venetia Studium
Venezia, Venetia Studium. Soft Cover. This is a very good softcover copy with a spiral wire binding. Completely clean inside and out. Text in English and Italian. This is a trade catalog for a company that reproduces lighting designs by Mariano Fortuny. 5 lamps, both hanging and standing are illustrated in color, with technical information. 12" high X 8" wide, about 20 pages. No date, but website address. Very Good.
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Book number: 010394
USD 7.50 [Appr.: EURO 7 | £UK 6.25 | JP¥ 809]
Catalogue: Modern Design
Keywords: Venetia Studium, Fortuny Lamps, Mariano Fortuny

 
FRANKL, PAUL T.
Space for Living
New York, Doubleday, Doran & Co. 1938. Hard Cover. This is a very good hardcover copy without the dust jacket. Some wear to spine tips and corners.Lacking front free endpaper. Generally clean inside, some offsetting to endpapers. Text and black & white photographs clean. 11" high X 8" wide, 111 pages. This book will be securely wrapped and packed in a sturdy box and shipped with tracking. Very Good.
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Book number: 015948
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 68.75 | £UK 61.5 | JP¥ 8090]
Catalogue: Modern Design
Keywords: Paul Frankl

 
FRANTZ, SUSANNE K.; RICKE, HELMUT; MIZUTA, YORIKO
The Glass Skin
The Corning Museum of Glass/ Kunstmuseum Dusseldorf / Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art. 1998. Soft Cover. This is a fine softcover copy with no wear at all, with the scarce specially designed bag to carry it in. The catalog and bag were designed by Shin Ikeda and Toshiko Miyoshi. The clear plastic bag has a white front panel with a clear oval near the top, this reveals the printed title of the catalog to show through. The title is also printed in clear letters at the bottom of the white front panel. Text in English. This catalog was prepared to accompany the traveling exhibition which started at the Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art in Sapporo, Japan from October 1 to November 16, 1997. The show then went to two other museums in Japan, two museums in Germany and the Corning Museum of Glass in the summer of 1998. The three curators of this exhibition were Susanne K. Frantz from the Corning Museum, Helmut Ricke at Kunstmuseum Dusseldorf, and Yoriko Mizuta at the Hokkaido Museum. They decided to invite 20 artists from 9 countries who were working with glass to address the theme of 'the glass skin'. Each artist was represented by several pieces. Biographical sketches of each artist, including exhibition history, awards. Illustrated throughout in color. 12" high X 9" wide, 149 pages. This book will be securely packed in a sturdy box and shipped with tracking. Fine.
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Book number: 014897
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Catalogue: Modern Design
Keywords: Susanne K. Frantz, Helmut Ricke, Yoriko Mizuta,

 
FRANZOI, UMBERTO
I Vetri Di Archimede Seguso.
Verona, Italy, Arsenale Editrice. 1991. (ISBN: 8877430931). Soft Cover. This is a near fine softcover copy with virtually no wear. Completely clean inside and out. The spine is not creased, the binding firm. Text in Italian. Over 180 works by the Italian art glass master, Archimede Seguso are surveyed here. All illustrated in color. Bibliography. Exhibition history. 11" high X 9" wide, 166 pages. This book will be securely wrapped and packed in a sturdy box and shipped with tracking. Near Fine.
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Book number: 015580
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Catalogue: Modern Design
Keywords: Archimede Seguso, 20th Century Italian Art Glass 8877430931

 
FRIEDMAN, WILLIAM
20th Century Design: U.S. A.
Buffalo,NY, Albright Art Gallery/Buffalo Fine Arts Academy. 1959. Soft Cover. This is a very good softcover copy with light wear. Covers toned around the edges. Completely clean inside. This catalog was prepared to accompany the exhibition at the Albright Art Gallery in Buffalo, which then travelled to seven more museums in 1959-60. Nearly 1100 items documented with title, designer, maker, cost, materials, etc. Illustrated in black & white. 154 black & white photographs, most with a number of objects in them. All objects makers and materials identified in the checklist. A great catalog of mid 20th century American design. 11" high X 8" wide, 95 pages. Very Good.
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Book number: 011069
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 41.25 | £UK 37 | JP¥ 4854]
Catalogue: Modern Design
Keywords: William Friedman, Modern Design Mid 20th Century Design

 
ELIZABETH FRITSCH
Elizabeth Fritsch: Pots About Music
Leeds, England, Leeds Art Galleries. 1978. Soft Cover. This is a very good softcover copy with just light cover wear. Completely clean. This catalog was prepared to accompany the exhibition at Leeds Art Galleries, that also traveled to Glasgow, Bristol, Gateshead and Bolton in 1978-79. Essays by David Queensberry, Elizabeth Fritsch (Pots About Music), Alison Britton, and Ian Bennett. Biographical sketch. Illustrated mostly in color with 24 color plates and many smaller black & white illustrations. 12" high X 8" wide, about 25 pages. This book will be securely packed and shipped with tracking. Very Good.
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Book number: 014094
USD 19.50 [Appr.: EURO 18 | £UK 16 | JP¥ 2103]
Catalogue: Modern Design
Keywords: Elizabeth Fritsch, 1960's British Ceramics, Mid 20th Century British Ceramics

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