1954 Marcel Breuer CONTEMPORARY HOUSES Richard NEUTRA Albert FREY Eliot NOYES BK
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Original 1954 edition �
216 pages and 600 photos and diagrams showcasing 50 contemporary modern residences
The editors of Architectural Record: A TREASURY OF CONTEMPORARY HOUSES. NYC: FW Dodge, 1954. Original edition. A very good or better hardcover Book in decorated black cloth: cloth lightly spotted. Former owners inked name and decorative bookplate on front endpaper; studio stamp on rear endpaper. Endpaper gutters lightly foxed. Interior unmarked and very clean. Out-of-print.
9 x 12 book with 216 pages and 600 photos and diagrams showcasing 50 contemporary modern residences. Jacket photo by Ezra Stoller. � Interior photography by Stoller, Bill Hedrich-Blessing, Joseph Molitor, Julius Shulman and others.
Along with Living Spaces by George Nelson, this is one of THE classic pictorial records of modern residential architecture in Post-war America. This book spotlights some of the lesser-known structures of the period, thus supplying a more unique perspective than similar volumes that tend to showcase the iconic residences.
Contents: Carl Koch and Associates: Mr and Mrs James Parton, Dorset, Vt.; The Fredric Wieting House, Swampscott. Mass. John Funk, Lawrence Halprin (Landscape Architect): Mr and Mrs John Woerner, Kentwoodlands. Ca. George Fred Keck,... read more