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Title Designing modernity : the arts of reform and persuasion, 1885-1945 : selections from the Wolfsonian / edited by Wendy Kaplan.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Thames and Hudson, c1995.

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 GDL Brand Library Storage Reference    745.444 DES    Available
Description 352 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Note Published to accompany the inaugural touring exhibition of the Wolfsonia, Palm Beach, Fla., Nov. 11, 1995-May 18, 1997.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Traditions transformed : romantic nationalism in design, 1890-1920 / Wendy Kaplan -- Germany design and national identity, 1890-1918 / Laurie A. Stein with contributions by Irmela Franzke -- The decorative arts in Amsterdam, 1890-1930 / Ellinoor Bergvelt -- The English compromise : modern design and national consciousness, 1870-1940 / Paul Greenhalgh -- Domesticating modernity : ambivalence and appropriation, 1920-1940 / Jeffrey L. Meikle -- Forging modern Italy : from wrought iron to aluminum / Irene de Gutty & Maria Paola Maino -- A "return to order" : issues of the vernacular and the classical in Italian inter-war design / Marianne Lamonaca -- Political things : design in fascist Italy / Dennis P. Doordan -- Design in inter-war Germany / John Heskett -- Emblems of production : workers in German, Italian, and American art during the 1930s / Bernard F. Reilly, Jr.
Subject Wolfsonian Foundation -- Catalogs.
Decorative arts -- History -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Decorative arts -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Design -- History -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Design -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Kaplan, Wendy.
Wolfsonian Foundation.
ISBN 0500237069 : $60.00

 
    
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