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Synopsis: This study offers a comprehensive look at American art, architecture, photography, film, and industrial and graphic design in the years between the two world wars.
From Publishers Weekly: The Brooklyn Museum of Art presents a reprint of the catalogue to its benchmark 1986 exhibit The Machine Age in America: 1918-1941 by scholars Richard Guy Wilson, Dianne H. Pilgrim and Dickran Tashjian. Following on the culture-crit assertion that "the machine in all its many manifestations was the defining force in America during the years between the two great wars," the authors trace the era's aesthetic qualities in Buicks, Frank Lloyd Wright houses, Oskar J. Hansen's Ayn Randian sculpture Winged Figures of the Republic on the Hoover Dam, Berenice Abbott's photographs of steamships, Electrolux vacuum cleaners, Russell Wright's seminal flatware and furniture designs, Joseph Stella's vivid abstractions of the Brooklyn Bridge, and a host of other art works and utilitarian objects. Pop and material culture lovers will swoon over the 410 illustrations (55 in full color) and the erudite essays.
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Title: The Machine Age in America: 1918-1941
Publisher: Brooklyn Museum/Harry N. Abrams
Book Condition: Acceptable
Book Description Brooklyn Museum/Harry N. Abrams, 1986. Book Condition: Fair. Reprint. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP11435013
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Book Description Brooklyn Museum/Harry N. Abrams, 1986. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Hardcover in good to very good condition. All inside pages are in great shape. Minor shelf wear to the dust jacket. Dust jacket wrapped in protective cellophane. Ex library. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000034971
Book Description Harry N. Abrams, New York, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Reprint. ex-library, usual library markings else barely used. Bookseller Inventory # 013954
Book Description Harry N. Abrams, 1986. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. Dust Jacket Condition: Yes, with plastic cover. Wear to bottom edges of cover boards. Dust jacket is creased and worn at the top and has sun-fading along the spine. Book is square. Hinges are weak at end papers. Contents are clean. Former library book with usual library stamps, tape stains, markings and shelf wear. Due to the weight of this item (2.0 kg), please contact us for actual shipping charges to your local address. Bookseller Inventory # 2003
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Book Description Brooklyn Museum/Harry N. Abrams. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 0810914212 unmarked, light shelfwear-NICE. Bookseller Inventory # Z0810914212Z2
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