Lot 167: (DESIGN.) Bo, Lina; and Carlo Pagani; editors. Quaderni di Domus. Group of 6 volumes.
December 1, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: (DESIGN.) Bo, Lina; and Carlo Pagani; editors. Quaderni di Domus. Group of 6 volumes. (1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 9). Numerous photographic plates of mid-century modern interiors. Thin 4to, original plain wrappers with photographic dust jackets, moderate wear and light chipping along edges. Ex-collection Arthur and Elaine Lustig Cohen (Ex-Libris). Milan: Editoriale Domus, 1945-51
Notes: The influential series on the Italian mid-century design movement. Each issue was devoted to a specific designer or area of interest. Artists include F. Albini, R. Angeli, G. Asplund, M. Breuer, L. Canella, Figini & Pollini,W. Gropius, L. Kozma, Le Corbusier, P. Lingeri, J. J. Oud, G. Pagano,V. Paladini, G. Palanti, Gio Ponti, F. L.Wright, and countless other great post-war designers. It has never been reproduced in any format and remains quite collectible.