Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs et Industriels Modernes. Paris 1925. Rapport général présenté au nom de M. Fernand David.

Paris: Librairie Larousse, 1927-1932. reissue. Encyclopedia of modern decorative and industrial arts in the 20th century - rare complete edition in 13 volumes of the General Report of the Exhibition of Decorative and Industrial Arts of 1925, very important documentation on Art Deco. At head of title: Ministère du commerce, de l'industrie, des postes et des télégraphes./ Includes bibliographical references.

Thirteen in-4 ° volumes (23 x 28.4cm).
I: Preface - origins of the exhibition and evolution of modern art, 118 (1) pp., 96 plates including 8 in colors (1931) OCLC: 958415903 ; II: Architecture (Class 1), 102 pp., 96 plates including 8 in colors (1928); III: Fixed decoration of architecture (classes 2 to 6), 112 (1) pp., 96 plates including 8 in colors (1929) ; IV: Furniture (Class 7-8), 100 pp., 96 plates including 7 in colors (1927); V: Furniture accessories (Classes 9 to 12), 105 (2) pp., 96 plates including 8 in colors (1927); VI: Fabric and paper (Classes 13-14), 102 (1) pp., 96 plates including 8 in colors (1928); VII: Book (Class 15), 107 pp., 96 plates including 10 in colors and 23 in two tones (1929) ; VIII: Toys, scientific apparatus, musical instruments, transport (Classes 16 to 19), 104 (1) pp., 96 plates including 8 in colors (19280; IX: Sets (Classes 20 to 24), 108 (1) pp., 96 plates including 8 in colors (1927); X: Theater, photography and cinematography (Classes 25 to 37), 106 (1) pp., 96 plates including 8 in colors (1929); XI: Street and garden (Classes 26 and 27), 108 (1) pp., 96 plates including 8 in colors (1927); XII: education (Classes 28 to 36); 114 (1) pp., 96 plates including 8 in colors (1931); XIII: Conclusion, 102 (1) pp., 96 plates including 8 in colors (1932).

Endpapers in black, white & gold Art Deco design printed on laid Arches paper. The text sheets are partly uncut. Bound in vellum-like cream papered boards, in very condition. Very important documentation relating to the decorative arts. Rare. OCLC: 1572062. Item #26471

Price: $2,750.00