Delft, 1980. First edition. Out of print title. Softcover. 234 pages. 21 x 28 cm. Black & White photographs. Text in Dutch. Used. VG.
Note: Minor signs of wear, small bump in a corner.
Definitely, chairs are magic objects with a strong connection with the human being.
An this is an amazing publication about chairs and chair design, including chairs by architects and designers, manufactures like Kartell, Artemide or Knoll, as well as iconic chairs and others more unknown. In it are several designs of Alvar Aalto, Thonet, Ch. and R. Eames, F. L. Wright, Prouvé, L.M. van der Rohe, Breuer, Colombo, le Corbusier, Gerrit Rietveld, S. Yanagi,
Divided by materials and including technical details, we can contemplate the possibilities of wood, metal, plastic, while also stimulate us as the readers. There is a chair showing us its beauty, precision and utility on each page... a powerful visual archive.
This a complete catalogue to discover the world of chairs and explore its design with a cool typography on the cover.