General Survey of ModernArchitecture – Netherlands and Belgium
Imai, Kenji, Horiguchi, Sutemi, Fujishima, Gaijirô & Kishida, Hideto (edts.).
Gendai kenchiku taikan [General Survey of ModernArchitecture]:
Vol. 10 and 11: Netherlands and Belgium.
Tokyo, Shobo 1930.
pp (text), 14 loose plates; pp (text), 14 loose plates; pp (text), 14 loose plates, as issued.
41 x 29,5 cm. Original heavy cardboard portfolio, with printed label pasted to front cover.
The 10th and 11th volume of the series, published in 17 individual volumes between1929 and 1931. Includes buildings and designs by: Johannes Duiker, Gerrit Rietveld, Leendert van der Vlugt, Johannes Brinkman (Tabakfabrik van Nelle), Willem Marinus Dudok, Theo van Doesburg, J.J.P. Oud, Henry van der Velde, h.P. Berlage, Jan Wils, Mart Stam and others.
The series includes: 1 = England; 2 = America 1; 3 = America 2; 4 =Germany & Austria 1; 5 = Germany & Austria 2; 6 = Germany & Austria 3; 7 = France1; 8 = France 2; 9 = France 3; 10 = Holland; 11 = Holland and Belgium (2); 12 =Scandinavia 1; 13 = Scandinavia 2; 14 = Switzerland & Czechoslovakia; 15 = Italy &Spain; 16 = Russia; 17 = Russia & Poland.
Condition: Portfolio volume 11 rubbed at the edges, the ribbons on both folders partly torn and shortened. The first pages of the text pages, as very often, more browned. The plates clean and fresh.