VG (with gifter's inscription, else very crisp and clean, unmarked) White matte wraps with color illustration, French flaps; 229 pp; profuse images, mostly bw, some color, some sepia-tone. Issued in conjunction with a Vitra Design Museum exhibition in collaboration with the Weissenhof-Institut at the Staatliche Akademie der Bildenden Kunste, Stuttgart, and the Fundacio Mies van der Rohe, Barcelona. With seven thematic and illustrated essays. Discusses three projects--the WeiBenhof estate in Stuttgart, the German pavilion in Barcelona, and the Villa Tugendhat in Brno. The illustrated and lightly annotated catalogue presents more than two dozen pieces of furniture and preliminary drawings. Includes chronology and bibliography.
Fine in near fine(+) faintly edge-worn DJ. Oblong folio in white illus original DJ; 217,  p. : illus. (some col. ); 25 cm. Includes bibliographical references (p. [220-223]). In English. "A Vitra Design Museum exhibition in collaboration with the Weissenhof-Institut at the Staatliche Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Stuttgart, and the Fundacio Mies van der Rohe, Barcelona"--P. . || Contents: Introduction / Alexander von Begesack and Matthias Kries--Furniture--From mass production to design classic: Mies van der Rohe's metal furniture / Dr. Otakar Mácel--Mies designs in production at Thonet / Jutta Sachsenroder--Mies's designs in production at Knoll / Carl Magnusson--Catalogue--Projects--The Weilenhop estate in Stuttgart--Karin Schulte--The German pavilion in Barcelona / Dr. Wolf Tegethoff--The Villa Tugendhat in Brno / Dr. Lenka Kudelková and Dr. Otakar Mácel--Encountering Mies can der Rohe / Werner Blaser. || Meubles--Design--Expositions. Architecture--20e sičcle--Expositions. Gebouwen. Meubels. Named Person: Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig, 1886-1969--Exhibitions. Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig, 1886-1969--Expositions.
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