Design des 20. Jahrhunderts

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Taschen, Jan 1, 1999 - Design - 768 pages
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This international survey celebrates the diversity and vitality of design through the 20th century, while highlighting the output of specific designers styles and movements. With over four hundred detailed entries, this encyclopaedic work presents a comprehensive overview of design and its most eminent practitioners over the last one hundred years, from Aalto to Panton and Mendini to Zanuso. Covering all aspects of design - industrial products, interiors, furniture textiles, glass ceramics and graphics - this book is an essential reference work that provides detailed biographical and historical information with over seven hundred colour illustrations.

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A well written book of design concepts of the 20th century. A complete historic representation of designers, architects, artists ect. and well documented photos. Read full review

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zoe actually gave me this book except my copy has a different cover. i love it. thanks zoe! Read full review

About the author (1999)

Charlotte Fiell is a leading design historian who has written numerous bestselling books on all aspects of design, from industrial products to graphic communications. She studied at the British Institute in Florence and at Camberwell College of Arts, London, where she received a BA(Hons) in the History of Drawing and Printmaking with Material Science. She later trained at Sotheby's Institute, also in London.

Charlotte and Peter Fiell are leading authorities on twentieth and twenty-first century design and have written and edited over 30 internationally bestselling books on the subject.

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