By: Camard, Florence; Macey, David (translator)
London, Thames & Hudson 1984: 1984
Edition: First Edition in English
Seller ID: 46106
Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
312 pp, 487 illustrations, including 67 plates in full colour. Jacques-Emile Ruhlmann was one of the greatest and most prolific art deco interior and furniture designers. Active long before the famous Exposition des Arts Decoratifs et Industriels in Paris in 1925 (from which the name art deco derives), Ruhlmann was a tastemaker and a stylesetter working and associating with the best artists in the worlds of fashion, architecture and the decorative arts, and catering to an international clientele of diplomats, wealthy businessmen and artistocrats. Ruhlmann's pieces were designed as works of art... View More...