Frank Lloyd Wright.
Wijdeveld, H. Th.
The life work of the American Architect Frank Lloyd Wright. With contributions by Frank Lloyd Wright. An introduction by Architect H. Th. Wijdeveld and many articles by famous European and American writers.
Santport, C.A. Mees 1925.
(2), 164, (2)pp, profusely illustrated with photo reproductions, drawings and groundplans.
33,5 x 33,5 cm. Original cloth, red leather label on spine with gilt lettering.
This is the first major publication devoted to Frank Lloyd Wright’s architectural work since the great portfolios published by Wasmuth in 1910. With contri-butions by Lewis Mumford, H.P.Berlage, J.J.P.Oud, Robert Mallet-Stephens, Erich Mendelsohn (in German), Louis H.Sullivan (on Wright´s Imperial Hotel in Tokyo), and Frank Lloyd Wright. It is also notable for its good photo illustrations and measured drawings of buildings by Wright, and for its pleasing typographical design by Wendingen’s editor, H.T.Wijdeveld. The binding (Japanese book-block style binding), with red morroco label with gilt lettering on spine, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.
Spine slightly spotted,