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DESIGN MASTERWORKS. Wright, New York, 2015. Distributed by Ram Publications, Santa Monica. Two volumes. Vol. 1 (Auction: 19 May 2015 noon cst ): 124 pp. (7 foldout) with 100 ills. (79 col.). Vol. 2 (Auction: 19 November 2015 noon cst): 144 pp. (10 foldout) with 127 ills. (74 col.). 28 x 22 cm. ISBN 9780986213878 In English.
Auction catalogues. Publisher's description: A monumental sculpture by Harry Bertoia, a free-form table by Charlotte Perriand, a chandelier by Alexander Calder, furniture by the Eameses, Gio Ponti, Jean Prouve, Finn Juhl, the Winton Guest House by Frank Gehry and an Asa-no-ha cabinet by George Nakashima for the International Paper Company are among the important works in this exceptional publication featuring the best of design. Comprised solely of the rarest works by important architects, designers and artists of the 20th century, Design Masterworks is filled with over 25 seminal works that defined their time in history. This distinctive two-volume set contained in an elegant slipcase is lavishly illustrated with Wright's signature photography inset with vintage photographs, architectural drawings and quotes from the artists. Accompanying essays tell the story of the objects and the artists and designers behind them. Enclosed are catalogs, Frank Gehry, Winton Guest House and Design Masterworks.
Indexing: Western, International (Western Style) — 1900-1945, Post-1945 — Furniture — Commercial/Industrial Design
Plans: 73,30
Worldwide Number: 173074
Paperbound, boxed $60.00x (libraries receive a 10% discount on this title)    

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