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The Hungarian-born architect, & furniture designer Marcel Breuer is one of the masters of Modernism. His early study and teaching at the Bauhaus in the twenties introduced the wunderkind to the older giants of the era of whom three – Le Corbusier, Mies van der Rohe, and Walter Gropius – were to have life-long influence upon his professional life. Breuer extended the sculptural vocabulary he had developed in the carpentry shop at the Bauhaus into a personal architecture that made him one of the world’s most popular architects at the peak of 20th-Century design.

Description: Hard bound with dust jacket. First printing of the first edition. An in depth look at one of the great Architect / Designers of the 20th century. Breuer’s work is illustrated throughout with B&W photographs. Works from 1921-1970. Minor wear to edges f boards. Interior clean. The dust jacket shows wear and some chipping to edges. Some age toning to spine edge, otherwise good. A scarce and sought after Breuer title.

Bookseller Inventory # 31097

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Marcel Breuer: New Buildings And Projects
Papachristou, Tician; Breuer, Marcel

Publisher: Praeger
Publication Date: 1970
Binding: Hard Bound In Dust Jacket
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition:
Very Good
Edition: First edition

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