Modernism and the Decorative Arts in France: Art Nouveau to Le Corbusier
Troy, Nancy J.
Price: 25.20 USD
New Haven, Conn: Yale University Press, 1991. Blue paper boards with tan cloth spine and silver lettering. Blue dust jacket with color illustration on front and yellow lettering. 300 pp. 22 color plates and 163 bw illustrations. "The first serious study of the French decorative arts from the fin de siecle to the flowering of Art Deco after World War I, and the first investigation of Le Corbusier's interaction with French decorators during the 1910s." (dj) Full of essay material, drawings, period photographs and color plates. In four main sections plus a conclusion. VG+.