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Lot 72

Pan-American Union. Program and Rules of the Competition...Memory of Christopher Columbus, 2 vol.,1928 & others, US 20thC architecture (c.30)

 

Hammer Price: £35

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Pan-American Union. Program and Rules of the Competition [& Second Competition]...for the Monumental Lighthouse...in the Dominican Republic to the Memory of Christopher Columbus, together 2 vol., vol.2 ex-library copy with small institutional stamp on title, 1928-30 § Stewart & Company (James) A Century in Construction, limited edition, New York & Chicago, 1944 § Cheney (Sheldon) The New World Architecture, ex-library copy with stamps, 1930 § Schaeffer (Dr. E.) Riesenbuaten Nordamerikas, Zurich, 1930 § Ferriss (Hugh) Power in Buildings: An Artist's View of Contemporary Architecture, New York, 1953, plates and illustrations, some colour, original cloth, boards or cloth-backed boards, the last two with dust-jackets, all a little rubbed; and c.25 others on American 20th century architecture, v.s. (c.30)

⁂ The first features designs submitted for the competition from architects all over the world including Flavio de Rezende Carvalho of Sao Paulo and the Russian constructivists Melnikov and Tarasov.

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Pan-American Union. Program and Rules of the Competition [& Second Competition]...for the Monumental Lighthouse...in the Dominican Republic to the Memory of Christopher Columbus, together 2 vol., vol.2 ex-library copy with small institutional stamp on title, 1928-30 § Stewart & Company (James) A Century in Construction, limited edition, New York & Chicago, 1944 § Cheney (Sheldon) The New World Architecture, ex-library copy with stamps, 1930 § Schaeffer (Dr. E.) Riesenbuaten Nordamerikas, Zurich, 1930 § Ferriss (Hugh) Power in Buildings: An Artist's View of Contemporary Architecture, New York, 1953, plates and illustrations, some colour, original cloth, boards or cloth-backed boards, the last two with dust-jackets, all a little rubbed; and c.25 others on American 20th century architecture, v.s. (c.30)

⁂ The first features designs submitted for the competition from architects all over the world including Flavio de Rezende Carvalho of Sao Paulo and the Russian constructivists Melnikov and Tarasov.

Lot 72

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