Berlin: Ernst Pollak Verlag, n.d. (1928). Collection of photographs of 43 German, Dutch, Austrian and Czech architects & design workshops, illustrating shop fronts and interiors of the latest in modern architecture in 1929. Among the architects & workshops represented are Erich Mendelsohn, Deutsche Werkstatte, Emil Heinicke, Luckharddt, Bruder und Anker, etc.
4to, xiv, (ii), 165 plates with text printed on verso. Original owners book plate opposite the title page. Publishers black cloth, gilt title and decoration on spine. Some slight marking especially on back board o/w very good condition.
OCLC: 24514513. "This publication showcases "exemplary solutions" of shop fittings and shop fronts, as selected by publisher Ernst Pollak. Providing a fine survey of German, Dutch, Austrian, and Czech architectural practice, Moderne Ladenbauten is highlighted by work from Erich Mendelsohn and Luckhardt and Anker. Primarily focusing on storefront design, the book presents illustrations, lithographs, and floor plans of retail establishments in Amsterdam, Berlin, Brno, and Prague, among other cities." Item #26459