New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1997. First edition. Cloth over Boards. Quarto, pp. 205, indexed, 243 illustrations, including 165 plates in full color. Very Good in Very Good DJ; three plates cut out and laid in. Item #19911
This volume was published on the occasion of a major exhibition organized by the Library of Congress, Washington DC, and the Vitra Design Museum in Germany, the holders of the two richest Eames collections in the world. The book takes a multifaceted approach to the careers of Charles and Ray Eames, examining the Eameses' projects in the contexts of science, corporate patronage, and politics as well as those of modern design, architecture, and art. From the Old House Journal reference library.