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The Resource Pierre Chareau : modern architecture and design, Esther Da Costa Meyer ; with essays by Bernard Bauchet, Olivier Cinqualbre, Jean-Louis Cohen, Robert M. Rubin, Kenneth E. Silver, Brian Brace Taylor

Pierre Chareau : modern architecture and design, Esther Da Costa Meyer ; with essays by Bernard Bauchet, Olivier Cinqualbre, Jean-Louis Cohen, Robert M. Rubin, Kenneth E. Silver, Brian Brace Taylor

Label
Pierre Chareau : modern architecture and design
Title
Pierre Chareau
Title remainder
modern architecture and design
Statement of responsibility
Esther Da Costa Meyer ; with essays by Bernard Bauchet, Olivier Cinqualbre, Jean-Louis Cohen, Robert M. Rubin, Kenneth E. Silver, Brian Brace Taylor
Title variation
Modern architecture and design
Creator
Contributor
Author
Host institution
Writer of supplementary textual content
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The designer and architect Pierre Chareau (1883-1950) was a pivotal figure in modernism. His extraordinary Art Deco furniture is avidly collected and his visionary glass house, the Maison de Verre, is celebrated, but the breadth of his design genius has been little explored. Chareau linked architecture, fine arts, and style; designed furniture for avant-garde films and chic homes; collected artists such as Picasso and Mondrian; and was a radical innovator in the use of materials. Essays by leading scholars embrace the full scope of his invention, offering detailed analyses of individual projects, the interdisciplinary nature of his work, his Jewish background, his place in the avant-garde of Paris between the wars, and his more recent reception. Extensive illustrations present a rich sampling of Chareau's furniture, architecture, interiors, fabrics, and wallpapers, as well as his own important art collection
Cataloging source
ERASA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meyer, Esther da Costa
Dewey number
724.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plans
Index
index present
LC call number
  • NA1053.C43
  • NK2549.C43
LC item number
  • M48x 2016
  • M48 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bauchet, Bernard
  • Cinqualbre, Olivier
  • Cohen, Jean-Louis
  • Rubin, Robert M.
  • Silver, Kenneth E.
  • Taylor, Brian Brace
  • Chareau, Pierre
  • Jewish Museum (New York, N.Y.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chareau, Pierre
  • Architectural design
  • Architecture, Modern
  • Furniture design
  • Decoration and ornament
Label
Pierre Chareau : modern architecture and design, Esther Da Costa Meyer ; with essays by Bernard Bauchet, Olivier Cinqualbre, Jean-Louis Cohen, Robert M. Rubin, Kenneth E. Silver, Brian Brace Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Published in conjuction with the exhibition, Pierre Chareau: Modern Architecture and Design, organized by the Jewish Museum, New York, November 4, 2016-March 26, 2017
Bar code
31223112679031
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 282-283) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9780300165791
Lccn
2016931377
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), plans, portraits
System control number
  • 950964922
  • (OCoLC)950964922
Label
Pierre Chareau : modern architecture and design, Esther Da Costa Meyer ; with essays by Bernard Bauchet, Olivier Cinqualbre, Jean-Louis Cohen, Robert M. Rubin, Kenneth E. Silver, Brian Brace Taylor
Publication
Note
Published in conjuction with the exhibition, Pierre Chareau: Modern Architecture and Design, organized by the Jewish Museum, New York, November 4, 2016-March 26, 2017
Bar code
31223112679031
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 282-283) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9780300165791
Lccn
2016931377
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), plans, portraits
System control number
  • 950964922
  • (OCoLC)950964922

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