The Workshop 1868 (Vol. 1, Nos. 1-11). Architectural History, W. Baumer, I. Schnorr.

The Workshop 1868 (Vol. 1, Nos. 1-11).

New York: Steiger, 1868. First edition. Original Wraps, loose pages in stiff board binding with ribbon tie. Quarto, pp. 192, plus 32 advertising, richly illustrateed w b/w engravings, includes original fold-out patterns. Very Good. pages intact w/ edgewear. Item #6114

Rare item, remarkable illustrations. Publication states its aim: "Articles on questions of Style and Art in connexion with Industry." Categories of articles include "building, general decoration (furniture, windows, clocks, metal works, China, glass....) and ornaments for personal use and textile fabrics." A Bauhaus fore-runner?

Price: $250.00