MIES IN AMERICA, by Phyllis Lambert - 2001 [1st Ed]


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VERY GOOD +. A large volume that covers the work of German-born architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. Includes several essays and photographs along with a Building Chronology foldout chart. Very gently used. BUY WITH CONFIDENCE! Please see description for more details. AS IS.

Mies in America

edited by Phyllis Lambert

This major study of one of the 20th century's greatest architects re-evaluates the entire body of work undertaken by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe between his emigration to America in 1938 and his death in 1969. Based on considerable new research and bringing to light previously unstudied material - drawings and collages, photographs, project documents, letters, and extensive interviews with many of those who worked with Mies - this is the first study to make full and in-depth use of the riches of available archival material. 

Includes an extensive fold-out Building Chronology that charts the development of various projects by Mies. Essays by Werner Oechslin, Phyllis Lambert, Detlef Mertins, Peter Eisenman and more with photographs by Guido Guidi and Richard Pare. Unpaginated. 10.25" by 10.25". 

Published by Harry N. Abrams. 2001. 

Softback is overall in VERY GOOD+ condition. 

  • ISBN: 0920785697
  • Illustrated wraps are mostly clean though show light scuffing, mild scratches to the surface and light indentations to the surface. 
  • Corners are gently bumped. 
  • Spine has light wear, primarily to the ends. 
  • Binding is firm. 
  • Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks.
  • Text block edges are gently toned with some staining. 
  • Textblock is slightly cocked. 
  • Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
  • JS20180113

AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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Binding: Softcover Wraps
Original/Facsimile: Original
Special Attributes: Illustrated
Region: North America
Language: English
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
Subject: Art & Photography
Topic: Architecture
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
Year Printed: 2001
Place of Publication: New York NY
Author: Edited by Phyllis Lambert
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