Architecture

  • Will Alsop Book 1 and Book 2: 2 volumes by (ALSOP) POWELL Ken
    (ALSOP) POWELL Ken
    Will Alsop Book 1 and Book 2: 2 volumes

    London Laurence King Publishing 2001-2002

    Book 1 208pp illustrated with colour plates. Day-Glo orange dust wrapper. Very good indeed. The book was created in close co-operation with Will Alsop and is illustrated with sketches, paintings, plans and photographs from Alsop`s own archives. Book 2 1990-2000 illustrated with over 600 colour plates. Decorative colour dust wrappers. As new. This text and illustrated review covers the decade to 2000. These books represent a very good survey of the work of this key architect.

    Stock ID: 15908
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  • [LENINGRAD] Art Editor V.M. Sokolov Photographs by A. Rakhmanovich
    Ленингра́д / LENINGRAD Архитектурно-планировочный обзор развития города./ Architectural and planning overview of the development of the city.

    Leningrad and Moscow Iskusstvo 1943

    403pp illustrated with b/w photographs. Text in Russian. Tipped in photograph of Lenin, plan of the city + 100s of b/w slightly grainy plates showing the city's buildings both historical and contemporary. Red decorated end papers, brown rexene, gilt lettered titles. Very good. Shows the main ceremonial and civic spaces in plan form alongside the illustrations. A superbly illustrated album on the history of the architecture of Leningrad. The book contains four essays, covering the stages of the city's development, plans and prospects for development. Text in Russian. With large bookplate of Gavin Stamp and written on edge Prague 1975.

    Stock ID: 20261
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