25 Design Des 20. Jahrhunderts: Jubiläumsausgabe - 25 Jahre TASCHEN

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Taschen, 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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This is a splendid 768 page tome on modern design. You'll get your money's worth and more. See the best designs in furniture and everything one needs for the modern home. You won't think of ... Read full review

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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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