New York: Art Handicraft Association; Permanent Exposition of Danish Art Handicraft and Industrial Art, 1939. B/w Illustrations. First Edition. Paperback. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Very Good. Item #0484744
Exceptionally rare catalog of the exhibition of modern Danish industrial art (furniture, textiles, ceramics & porcelain, silver, etc.) at the New York World's Fair in 1939. This exhibition and the catalog that documented it are key factors in the evolution of Scandinavian Modern design into one of the dominant themes of 20th-century design. 69+ pages. Original cream printed wraps (some darkening; crease to cover).