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BLOSSFELDT URFORMEN DER KUNST 1st Edition 1928 120 photos Plants Architecture
Berlin: 1928. Good. BLOSSFELDT Urformen der Kunst, (Art Forms in Nature). One of the top 100 photo albums of the 20th century. BLOSSFELDT KARL, URFORMEN DER KUNST BLOSSFELDT KARL, URFORMEN DER KUNST Click images to enlarge Description A RARE PHOTO ALBUM OF HISTORICAL & ARTISTIC IMPORTANCE IN THE BEGINING OF 20TH CENTURY One of the top 100 photo albums of the 20th century. Art Forms in Nature 120 plates display Blossfeldt's remarkable photographs of plants -- all captured in extraordinary detail, as if under the microscope, frozen into new forms almost beyond recognition. BLOSSFELDT KARL, URFORMEN DER KUNST Photographische Pflanzenbilder. Herausgegeben mit einer Einleitung von Karl Nierendorf. 120 Bildtafeln. Berlin W8, Verlag Enst Wasmuth A.G. [1928]. FIRST EDITION (NO DATE PRINTED ON THE FIRST EDITION) Pages: XVIII + 120 leaves. Size. 4th. Cloth Binding. The original dust jacket is missing. A good copy. Minor discoloration of the binding. This is the distinguished first edition of the original study-album of the aesthetic motifs of the plants kingdom with photographic depiction of details (up to 25 times magnification) and thus revealing the forms and beauty of the microcosm. The photos have been published using an advanced printing method. The first edition has a superior quality of printed photographs compared to the second. _____________________ THE PHOTOGRAPHER: Karl Blossfeldt From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Karl Blossfeldt (June 13, 1865 - December 9, 1932) was a German photographer, sculptor, teacher, and artist who worked in Berlin, Germany. He is best known … [Click Below for Full Description]
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