A Journey Through American Art Deco: Architecture, Design, and Cinema in the Twenties and Thirties

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"Organized as a pilgrimage and a kind of travelogue, much in the style of those RKO newsreels of the thirties, A Journey through American Art Deco manages to entertain, inform, and interpret all at the same time. Its style is as arch as its subject matter, but its purpose is serious: to save the remains of Art Deco that are threatened by urban renewal all over the United States". -- Hayden White, University of California and Stanford University Beginning with the dreams of Hollywood and ending in its lobbies and boulevards, ...

A Journey Through American Art Deco: Architecture, Design, and Cinema in the Twenties and Thirties 1997, University of Washington Press, Seattle

ISBN-13: 9780295976532

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