The Bauhaus group :six masters of modernism /by Nicholas Fox Weber.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-288839

Description

xviii, 521 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm., In this extraordinary group biography, Weber brilliantly brings to life the Bauhaus geniuses and the community of the pioneering art school in Germany's Weimar and Dessau in the 1920s and early 1930s.--From publisher description.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Artists
Designers
Avant-garde (Aesthetics) History 20th century.
Bauhaus
Künstlervereinigung
Artists.
Avant-garde (Aesthetics)
Designers.

Originator

Weber, Nicholas Fox, 1947-

Contents

Klee's birthday party -- Walter Gropius -- Paul Klee -- Wassily Kandinsky -- Josef Albers -- Anni Albers -- Ludwig Mies van der Rohe -- The Bauhaus lives.

Publication

New York : Alfred A. Knopf

Description

xviii, 521 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
In this extraordinary group biography, Weber brilliantly brings to life the Bauhaus geniuses and the community of the pioneering art school in Germany's Weimar and Dessau in the 1920s and early 1930s.--From publisher description.

Notes

"A Borzoi book."
Includes bibliographical references (p. 491-502) and index.

ISBN

9780307268365 (alk. paper)
0307268365 (alk. paper)

Call Number

Stacks N332.G33 W483 2009

Other People and Orgs

Gropius, Walter
Klee, Paul
Kandinsky, Wassily
Albers, Josef
Albers, Anni
Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig
Bauhaus
Bauhaus.

Material Type

Biography.

Places

Germany
Germany.

Edition

1st ed.