Item #014330 The Architecture of the Ecole des Beaux-Arts. ARTHUR DREXLER, NEIL LEVINE RICHARD CHAFEE, DAVID VAN ZANTEN.

The Architecture of the Ecole des Beaux-Arts

Cambridge: MIT Press, (1977). Item #014330

A massive monograph on the 19th- and early 20th-century architectural movement. Four long essays are accompanied by 200 drawings for architectural projects, with forty of them by Henri Labrouste, Charles Garnier, and Violette-le-Duc, surveying work done by French masters and students of the Ecole during the 19th century. First edition. 4to; 525 pp.; hundreds of illustrations from photographs, plan, and drawings, many gatefolds, some in color; lists of architects and their works. Light wear to foot of spine; else a good copy in a good dust jacket.

Price: $50.00