Eileen Gray: Architect/Designer

Peter Adam


Eileen Gray: Architect/Designer

Eileen Gray: Architect/Designer

  • Title: Eileen Gray: Architect/Designer
  • Author: Peter Adam
  • ISBN: 9780810941434
  • Page: 347
  • Format: Hardcover



Eileen Gray 1878 1976 was one of the most innovative architect designers of the 20th century Her pioneering tables, mirrors, lamps, and lacquer screens have become modern classics, coveted by museums and collectors, and some of the designs are still reproduced today First published in 1987 and hailed as a splendid book, gripping and unpretentious Arts Review , thisEileen Gray 1878 1976 was one of the most innovative architect designers of the 20th century Her pioneering tables, mirrors, lamps, and lacquer screens have become modern classics, coveted by museums and collectors, and some of the designs are still reproduced today First published in 1987 and hailed as a splendid book, gripping and unpretentious Arts Review , this informative and affectionate portrait New York Times by documentary filmmaker and author Peter Adam, a long standing friend, is the first full scale biography of this remarkable woman.Adam draws upon his exclusive access to Gray s personal archives as he re creates her life and architectural projects Two houses she designed in the South of France are now considered architectural landmarks of the 20th century In addition to than 300 photographs, designs, and architectural plans, the new edition of the book provides a revised catalogue raisonne of Gray s furniture, architecture, and drawings an indispensable reference source for collectors and students of one of the leaders of 20th century design.


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