Landscape folio, 45 x 61 cm. Introduction and Notes to the Plates by Ludwig Glaeser. 31 full page plates in color and black and white. " All the drawings in this selection represent projects, since with few exceptions only drawings of unrealized works found their way into the Museum or any other collection. Orig. gold stiff wrappers lettered in black. Fine in original publisher's shipping box. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe; Drawings In the ...
Publisher: Museum of Modern Art
Publication Date: 1969
Binding: Spiral Bound
Edition: First edition.
Book Description Museum of Modern Art, 1969. Spiral-bound. Book Condition: Good. The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1969. Spiral-bound. Large Oblong - 18 x 24 1/2". 31 plates with 11 pp of notes to the plates. Good. Moderate rubbing to the cover. Minor soiling to some of the inside pages. Otherwise unmarked. The binding is solid. Bookseller Inventory # BOOK60-010416002
Book Description Museum of Modern Art, 1969. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. Ludwig Mies van der Rohe (illustrator). 1st Edition. 19" x 25". Number 46 from the special edition of 125 copies, published as an elephant portfolio by the Museum of Modern Art, NY. With a tipped in photo and facsimile signature by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. 31 illustrations on full size 18" x 24" plates and text and title sheets. in color and duotone. Loose as issued in publisher's heavy linen/silk box. Beautiful presentation and printing Very rare! Linen box has some edge rubbing and a couple of minor soil spots. It was not until the early 1920s that Mies designed the five projects that established him as one of the major innovators of modern architecture. The first and second of these projects, both glass skyscrapers conceived in 1921, express like manifestos the aspirations of the architectural revolutionaries and embody certain convictions Mies has held ever since.« (Ludwig Glaeser). – Very Heavy portfolio,16 lbs. Will require special shipping charges and insurance as quoted when ordered. Foreign shipping and insurance will be at direct cost. Bookseller Inventory # 000112