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1938 Herbert Bayer + Walter Gropius BAUHAUS 1919-1928 the MoMA 1st edition w/ DJ
museum of modern art, 1938. Please review images and description for details. BAUHAUS 1919 - 1928 Edited by Herbert Bayer, Walter Gropius and Ise Gropius Nice 1938 MoMA First Edition with Dust Jacket Herbert Bayer, Walter Gropius and Ise Gropius [Editors]: BAUHAUS 1919 - 1928. New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1938. First edition. Quarto. Yellow screen-printed and embossed cloth decorated in black and red. Photographically printed dust jacket. 224 pp. 550 illustrations. The rare dust jacket is lightly--and uniformly--chipped along the top edge, and the spine is faintly browned with a chipped heel. Jacket verso spotted. Yellow boards lightly soiled, and endpapers mildly toned to gutters: as usual for this edition. The yellow spine displays none of the sun darkening usually associated with this edition. Textblock edges dust spotted. Book design and typography by Herbert Bayer. A very important and scarce book in the original first edition. One of the nicest copies we have handled: A very good copy in a nearlyvery good dust jacket that displays well under archival mylar. Rare in this condition. 7.75 x 10.25 hardcover book with 224 pages and 550 illustrations. Orignal 1938 MoMA monograph devoted to the influence of the Weimar and Dessau Bauhaus under the directorship of Walter Gropius. One of the most important art books of the twentieth century. Includes work by all the Bauhaus faculty including Walter Gropius, Paul Klee, Wassily Kandinsky, László Moholy-Nagy, Marcel Breuer, Herbert Bayer, Josef Albers, Lyonel Feininger, Oskar Schlemmer, Hannes Meyer, Mies van der Rohe, Anni Alb … [Click Below for Full Description]
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