Category: Art Nouveau, Secession, Arts & Crafts, Bauhaus

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Ideen von Olbrich

By: Olbrich, Joseph Maria; Ludwig Hevesi

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Stuttgart, Arnold'sche: 1992

Seller ID: 004363

ISBN: 03925369155

Condition: Fine


XII; 121 pages with halftone plates on each page followed by 62 pages with 31 color plates printed only on the recto, each lettered. Olbrich was an architect and co-founder of the Vienna Secession, later a member of the Darmstadt Artists Colony. His "Ideas" represented in this book include designs for decorative arts, furniture, interior design. He may have designed this book as he did venture into book design. This is a reprint of the 1904 Leipzig edition; Olbr... View more info

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Frederick Kiesler

By: Phillips, Lisa with essays by Dieter Bogner; Cynthia Goodman; Barbara Lesak; Jeanne T. Newlin;

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Whitney Museum of American Art / W.W. Norton & Co.: 1989

Seller ID: 003578

ISBN: 0874270634

Condition: Very Good


170 pages; 155 b&w illustrations in the main text, many more in Chronology. The text and the illustrations consider the wide scope of artistic activity that Kiesler persued. Back panel of the wrapper is creased, otherwise, clean throughout, fine condition. View more info

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The Sacred Spring, The Arts in Vienna 1898-1918

By: Powell, Nicolas; Adolf Opel (Introduction)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York Graphic Society: 1974

Edition: First United States Edition

Seller ID: 004430

ISBN: 0821206192

Condition: Very Good


224 pages; 24 color plates; 117 b&w illustrations. Opel's introduction sets the scene commenting on the social and political climate. Powell addresses the creative scene beginning with the Secessionist Movement and subsequent developments, including the Wiener Werkstaette. All the arts are discussed. Clean and bright throughout; tight binding. Fine condition save for some toning to the top edges. View more info

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The Flowering of Art Nouveau

By: Rheims, Maurice

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams:

Seller ID: 000954

Condition: Very Good.


(1966) 450 pages; 12 color plates tipped in; 595 black and white illustrations. Comprehensive: architecture to heating to glass to religious art. Corner of half-title missing; staining to fore-edge and bottom edge; minor spotting to a few pages. Otherwise clean and tight. Acetate dustjacket lightly curled at the bottom. View more info

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Art Nouveau Architecture

By: Russell, Frank (Edited by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Arch Cape Press: 1986

Edition: First United States Edition

Seller ID: 004306

ISBN: 0517619776

Condition: Very Good


332 pages; 68 color, 500 b&w illustrations.Architects of the fin de siècle with sometimes contradictory aesthetic beliefs: Liberty, Jugendstil, Modernism, Secessionstil. Ornament lives. Organized by country, each chapter written by a well-known authority in the field. Clean throughout; tight binding. Page margins are lightly age-toned. Otherwise, nearly fine condition. View more info

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Wiener Werkstaette, Design in Vienna 1903-1932

By: Schweiger, Werner J.; W.G. Fischer (Introduction)

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Abbeville Press: 1984

Edition: First United States Edition

Seller ID: 004425

ISBN: 0896594408

Condition: Fine


272 pages; thoroughly illustrated, numerous color and b&w illustrations. The history beginning with the Secession. The Exhibition Work, that is, the sales displays. Construction; Graphic Design; Glass, Ceramics. and China; The WW Look (jewellry, textiles, fashion,theatre costumes). Endnotes; Artists' Biographies; Bibliography; Indices. Clean and bright throughout; no remainder mark; tight binding. View more info

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Art Nouveau: Art and Design at the Turn of the Century

By: Selz, Peter and Mildred Constantine (Edited by); Greta Daniel, Alan M. Fern, Henry-Russell Hitchcock, Peter Selz (Articles)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, The Museum of Modern Art: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003963

ISBN: no

Condition: Very Good


192 pages; numerous illustrations. "the need for a complete integration of all artists, architects, scuptors, painters, and technical artists"; "turning our artists into craftsmen and our craftsmen into artists". Clean throughout, tight binding. View more info

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The Designs of Archibald Knox for Liberty & Co.

By: Tilbrook, A.J.; Gordon House (Edited by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Somerset, Richard Dennis: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004422

ISBN: 090368537X

Condition: Fine


284 pages; more than 300 illustrations some color most b&w, including the variety of marks used by Liberty. Knox used early 20th-century technology and mchines as his base to design for mass production.as opposed to the handmade of the predominate style Arts & Crafts. Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info

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The Arts and Crafts Movement in California: Living the Good Life

By: Trapp, Kenneth R. with Essays by Leslie Greene Bowman; Bruce Kamerling; Cheryl Robertson; Joseph A. Taylor [et.al.]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Oakland / New York, The Oakland Museum / Abbeville Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004391

ISBN: 1558593934

Condition: Fine


328 pages; 195 illustrations, color and b&w. While the Secession, Art Nouveau and the Wiener Werkstatte were going in Europe some of their design principles were accepted enthusiastically in California having been brought from the East and England and Europe. Endnotes; Biographies and Company Histories; Bibliography; Exhibition Checklist; Index. Clean and bright throughout; tight binding. View more info

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Glittering Jewels, Phoenix from Sand: European Glass 500 Years

By: Various

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Korea, Kyonggi Provincial Museum: 2001

Seller ID: 002992

Condition: Fine


196 pages; 260 color plates. Venetian Glass, Bohemian Glass, Western & Nothern European Glass, Art Nouveau & Art Deco Glass, Roman Glass. Exquisite color photographic plates. Brief English titles to each plate; Korean text. View more info

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Le Arti A Vienna, Dalla Secessione Alla Caduta Dell'Impero Asburgico

By: Various

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Vienna / Milano, Edizione La Biennale / Mazzotta Editore: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004390

ISBN: 8820803135

Condition: Fine


590 pages; numerous illustrations, color and b&w. The 1890s to 1920, a period of remarkable change of Austrian politics, war and art. Dozens of artists form new principles of design; some are in the Secessionist Movement; some join the Wiener Werkstatte. Biographies appear at the end of the book. Clean and bright throughout; backstrip creased but binding tight; slipcase in fine condition. Italian text. View more info

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Vienna 1900: Art, Architecture & Design

By: Varnedoe, Kirk

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Museum of Modern Art: 1986

Seller ID: 000367

Condition: Very Good.


264 pages. Clean and tight throughout. 354 illustrations. MoMA's exhaustive study of fin de siecle Vienna. Includes chronology of works of art, buildings, design projects, related events in Vienna and selected events in America and Europe. View more info

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Vienna 1900: Art, Architecture & Design

By: Varnedoe, Kirk with Pepe Karmel

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Museum of Modern Art: 1986

Seller ID: 004602

Condition: Fine.


264 pages; 354 illustrations; 114 in color. MoMA's exhaustive study of fin de siecle Vienna. Includes chronology of works of art, buildings, design projects, related events in Vienna and selected events in America and Europe. Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info

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Ceská Secese

By: Wittlich, Petr

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Praha, Odeon: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004382

ISBN: no

Condition: Fine


414 pages; 320 illustrations, color and b&w. The 1890s to 1910, the Czech Art Nouveau. Endnotes, bibliography, index. Entirely in Czech except for brief summaries - Russian, English, German - at the back. Clean and bright throughout; tight binding. Dustjacket has a minor blemish at the tail. View more info

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Prague, Fin de Siècle

By: Wittlich, Petr

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Paris, Flammarion: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004383

ISBN: 2080135341

Condition: Fine


278 pages; numerous unnumbered illustrations, color and b&w, including full-page (12"x9") color photos of architecture and decorative arts. Wittlich is a scholar of the progressions of Czech art, especially this period of the 1890s to 1910. Clean and bright throughout; tight binding; beautifully produced. View more info