Kölnischer Kunstgewerbe-Verein – Typography by F.W. Seiwert



Kölnischer Kunstverein-Verein e.V.: Ausstellungen von Januar 1929 bis Januar 1932 im Kunstgewerbe-Museum der Stadt Köln.

Köln, 1932.

47 (1) p., with numerous photo illustrations.

29,5 x 21 cm. Original cardboard with red typographic cover design (Layout and typography: Franz Wilhelm Seiwert).


Summary of the exhibitions organised in the museum since 1929 under the dedicated museum director Karl With (promoter of modernism in Cologne), each illustrated with photographs. Including photographs by Alfred Renger-Patzsch; Light in the service of advertising (compiled by the Werkbund magazine „Die Form“). Cologne architects (A. Doering, F. Fuss, Clemens Klotz, H. H. Lüttgen, Wilhelm Riphahn & C. M Grod, H. Schumacher). Cologne photographers (Blumberg and Herrmann, Albert Capell, Eugen Coubillier, Ehrlich, E. Gropp, H. Holdt, J. Kessel, August Kreyenkamp, Werner Mantz, W. Matthäus, H. Paulus, August Sander, Hugo Schmölz). Buildings and designs by Walter Gropius. Illustrations by Hugo Schmölz, Werner Mantz, Blum und Herrmann, Eugen Coubillier, Ulrich Hoesel, among others.

First and last leaf more heavily stained, otherwise only minor foxing in places.