Lot 712

3 books on Modern Architecture and Design

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Lot of 3 books on modern architecture and design, all hardcovers in dust jacket, includes: 1. Henry-Russell Hitchcock, Painting Toward Architecture, 1948, first edition, Duell Sloan and Pearce, illustrated throughout plus fantastic dust jacket design by Bradbury Thompson; 2. Robert Venturi, Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture, 1966, first edition of this major work that's constantly been reprinted, published as Number 1 in the Museum of Modern Art Papers on Architecture published by MoMA; 3. F. R. S. Yorke, The Modern House, 1948, sixth edition, The Architectural Press. All DJs now in mylar wraps for protection.


Good in Good dust jackets, sound bindings, unmarked text; the Yorke book with a bit more wear plus some foxing. Merchandise will be packed and transported by the purchaser at their own risk and expense. A list of recommended shippers is on our website: https://www.conceptgallery.com/auctions/shipping/ .

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