Very Good. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. Light wear to cover and edges. Slight age toning to edges. Slightly sun-faded patch near top edge of back cover. Cover and interior otherwise very clean, binding sound. Published to accompany exhibition at the Art Institute of Chicago, August-October 1986. B/W photographs throughout. 172 pgs.
VG-(Light scuffs to cover, light edgewear to head of spine and edges, slight tanning to page edges, otherwise quite nice. ) Turquoise & illus. wraps, 172 pp., many BW illus. Issued in conjunction with a 1986 exhibition focused on the work of German-American architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe (1886-1969). Essays: Ludwig Mies van der Rohe: A Biographical Essay / David Spaeth--Modernism and Tradition in the Work of Mies van der Rohe, 1920-1968 / Kenneth Frampton--Mies and the Highrise: Recent Correspondence on History, Ideology, and Succession / Christian F. Otto--Excellence: The Culture of Mies as Seen in his Notes and Books / Francesco Dal Co--miMISes READING: does not mean A THING / Peter Eisenman--Mies van der Rohe and his Disciples, or The American Architectural Text and its Reading / Stanley Tigerman. Includes an appendix of biographical sketches of his "Disciples of Modernism."
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