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Pioneers of the modern movement from William Morris to Walter Gropius

Nikolaus Pevsner

Pioneers of the modern movement from William Morris to Walter Gropius

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Published by Faber & Faber in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern Art

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6450 .P4 1936
    The Physical Object
    Pagination240 p.
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27128734M
    LC Control Number36035034
    OCLC/WorldCa776246

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Pioneers of Modern Design: From William Morris to Walter Gropius [Pevsner, Nikolaus, Weston, Richard] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Pioneers of Modern Design: From William Morris to Walter Gropius In fact, it is amazing how much of the "history" (and pre-history) of the modern movement was laid down here and it makes Cited by: Pioneers of Modern Design From William Morris to Walter Gropius Unknown Binding – January 1, out of 5 stars 19 ratings See all 22 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsReviews: One of the most widely read books on modern design, Nikolaus Pevsner’s landmark work today remains as stimulating as it was when first published in This expanded edition of Pioneers of Modern Design provides Pevsner’s original text along with significant new and updated information, enhancing Pevsner’s illuminating account of the roots of Modernism.5/5(1).

Pioneers of Modern Design book. Read 16 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Moving from William Morris to Walter Gropius, taking in a /5. The German scholar attributed the history of modern design to individual architects, designers and their works, starting from William Morris of the Arts and Crafts movement to the “machine aesthetic” of Walter Gropius and the Bauhaus.

Modern architecture and design, as Pevsner saw it, was the inevitable product of the Arts and Crafts. OCLC Number: Description: pages illustrations, portraits 23 cm: Contents: 1. Theories of Art from Morris to Gropius From Eighteen-fifty-one to Morris and the Arts and Crafts Eighteen-ninety in Painting Art Nouveau The Engineers of the Nineteenth Century England, Eighteen-ninety to Nineteen-fourteen The Modern Movement before Nineteen-fourteen.

Originally published in under title: Pioneers of the modern movement, from William Morris to Walter Gropius Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p. ); "Supplementary bibliography": p. Includes indexPages: The account concludes with a discussion of the radical break with the past represented by the design work of Walter Gropius and his future Bauhaus colleagues.

Nikolaus Pevsner (), a distinguished scholar of art and architecture, was best known as editor of the volume series The Buildings of England and as founding editor of The.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pevsner, Nikolaus, Sir, Pioneers of the modern movement from William Morris to Walter Gropius. New York, F.A. Stokes Co. Buy Pioneers of Modern Design: From William Morris to Walter Gropius (Penguin Art & Architecture) New Ed by Pevsner, Nikolaus (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(19). Pioneers of Modern Design: From William Morris to Walter Gropius Pioneers of Modern Design: From William Morris to Walter Gropius, Journal of Design History, Vol Issue 3, AutumnPages but for now we have this lavish fourth edition of Pevsner's controversial Pioneers of Modern Design to add to earlier editions of Author: Timothy Mowl.

"This expanded edition of Pioneers of Modern Design provides Pevsner's original text along with significant new and revised information, enhancing the author's illuminating account of the roots of Modernism. The book now offers many beautiful color illustrations; updated biographies and bibliographies of all major figures; illustrated short essays on key themes, movements, and.

Pioneers of Modern Design: From William Morris to Walter Gropius by Nikolaus Pevsner. One of the most widely read books on modern design, Nikolaus Pevsner's landmark work today remains as stimulating as it was when first published in Pioneers of Modern Design: From William Morris to Walter Gropius - Ebook written by Nikolaus Pevsner.

Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Pioneers of Modern Design: From William Morris to Walter Gropius. First published in as Pioneers of the Modern Movement and given its new title in a Museum of Modern Art edition ofthis book teaches the importance to modernism of such transitional figures as William Morris, H.

Richardson, Victor Horta, Louis Comfort Tiffany, and Louis Sullivan. As Pevsner states, it shows that “the new style, the genuine and legitimate style of our [20th.

Identified as early as by Nikolaus Pevsner in his landmark book 'Pioneers of Modern Design: From William Morris to Walter Gropius' as the Father of modern design, Morris' revolutionary ideas in his work as an artist, designer, craftsman, and socialist, had led the way to the Bauhaus.

Pioneers of the modern movement from William Morris to Walter Gropius by Nikolaus Pevsner,F. Stokes Co. edition, in EnglishPages: Pioneers of Modern Design. From William Morris to Walter Gropius by Nikolaus Pevsner and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The history of the Modern Movement in architecture and design was an almost unknown field until the author first published this book in this soon came to be.

PEVSNER, Nikolaus. PIONEERS OF MODERN DESIGN. New York: Museum of Modern Art, (). 8vo. Cloth. (1) pages. Second edition. Pevsner chronicles the development of art, architecture, and the decorative a from the mid-nineteenth century untilfrom William Morris to Walter Gropius.

Light edge wear else very good. Pioneers of Modern Design, From William Morris to Walter Gropius Nikolaus Pevsner A book on artists and architects from Britain, USA and Europe and how the best remains today where laid by a small group of people who thought and taught as well as designed.

First published as: Pioneers of the modern movement, Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Pages: - Pioneers of Modern Design: from William Morris to Walter Gropius Pelican Books by Pevsner, Nikolaus Very Good. reprint. this book was originally published as a history of the modern movement in architecture and design in and soon became recognised as the standard work on the subject and was revised and enlarged in and.

The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Pioneers of Modern Design: From William Morris to Walter Gropius by Nikolaus Pevsner at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on Due to Brand: Penguin UK. Pevsner saw Modernism as a synthesis of three main sources: William Morris and his followers, the work of nineteenth-century engineers, and Art Nouveau.

The author considers the role of these sources in the work of early Modernists and looks at such masters of the movement as C.F.A. Voysey and Charles Rennie Mackintosh in Britain, Sullivan and. The account concludes with a discussion of the radical break with the past represented by the design work of Walter Gropius and his future Bauhaus colleagues.

Nikolaus Pevsner (), a distinguished scholar of art and architecture, was best known as editor of the volume series The Buildings of England and as founding editor of The. The title of the exhibition references Nikolaus Pevsner's hugely influential book Pioneers of Modern Design () which places Morris at the start of a discrete artistic movement, and Gropius at its end.

However, the exhibition's curators decided that the objects from both 'schools' should be displayed thematically, rather than chronologically.

Pioneers of Modern Design: From William Morris to Walter Gropius Nikolaus Pevsner. From the Publisher. One of the most widely read books on modern design, Nikolaus Pevsner’s landmark work today remains as stimulating as it was when first published in The account concludes with a discussion of the radical break with the past represented by the design work of Walter Gropius and his future Bauhaus colleagues.

Nikolaus Pevsner (), a distinguished scholar of art and architecture, was best known as editor of the volume series The Buildings of England and as founding editor of The Price Range: £ - £ Pioneers of the modern movement from William Morris to Walter Gropius (London: Faber []), title page NOTES: The title page has portraits of Morris and Gropius.

Subject tags architects, designers, book. In Pioneers of the Modern Movement; from William Morris to Walter Gropius, published in by Faber and Faber in London, Pevsner wrote on the origins of modern architecture and design.

From William Morris to Walter Gropius. Author: Nikolaus Pevsner; Publisher: Penguin UK ISBN: Category: Design Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» One of the most widely read books on modern design, Nikolaus Pevsner's landmark work today remains as stimulating as it was when first published in Pioneers of Modern Design: From William Morris to Walter Gropius.

Moving from William Morris to Walter Gropius, taking in artists and architects from Britain, Europe and the USA, the author shows how the foundation of the best that remains today was laid by a small group of people who thought and taught as well as designed. Pioneers of Modern Design – From William Morris to Walter Gropius by Nikolaus Pevsner (2nd edition, ) is the seminal book on early Modernism and its historical formation.

The book discusses the history of modernism and the theoretical developments in. Pioneers of Modern Design: From William Morris to Walter Gropius (Penguin Art & Architecture) (English Edition at hand.

As such, and in many ways, I believe that this book is a step backwards for one who wants to understand the modern movement but, as I said above, it stands as an indispensable tool to understand how people perceived of the /5(16). From William Morris to Walter Gropius, Pioneers of Modern Design, Nikolaus Pevsner, Penguin.

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Moving from William Morris to Walter Gropius, taking in artists and architects from Britain, Europe and the USA, the author shows how the foundation of the best that remains today was laid by a small group of people who thought and taught as well as designed.

First published in and twice revised since then, this survey explores a period of Price Range: $ - $ The writer discusses Nikolaus Pevsner's book Pioneers of the Modern Movement from William Morris to Walter Gropius.

In this book, Pevsner linked the Bauhaus to the Deutscher Werkbund, to the writings of Hermann Muthesius, and to the work of Morris and the Arts and Crafts movement, thereby becoming responsible for legitimizing the Modern.

Pevsner has kept the polemical fires burning the longest. His Pioneers, published inwith new editions in andwas reviewed, attacked, and defended at all these critical moments in the reception of modern architecture. Gropious and Meyer: Model factory, Werkbund Exhibition. Cologne, About this Item: Pelican/Penguin, Harmondsworth, England, Soft Cover.

Condition: Good. Reprint. Paperback. wear to spine. Slight creases to corner front and back cover good content. The history of the Modern Movement in architecture and design was an almost unknown field until the author first published this book in this soon came to be recognized as the standard work on the.

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Nicholas pevsner is also regarded as the father of the discipline of design history“ The book ”. “pioneers of modern movement” made a.William Morris and the English Arts and Crafts movement towards what Pevsner believed to be the ideal building style for the future: the cheap, func-tional modernism evolved by the Germans after the First World War, and exemplified in the factories of Walter Gropius, and the .Achetez et téléchargez ebook Pioneers of Modern Design: From William Morris to Walter Gropius (Penguin Art & Architecture) (English Edition): Boutique Kindle - Architecture: (8).