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Design of the 20th century

Author: Charlotte Fiell; Peter Fiell
Publisher: Köln : Taschen, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Poised at the start of the 21st century, we can see clearly that the previous century was marked by momentous changes in the field of design. Aesthetics entered into everyday life with often staggering results. Our homes and workplaces turned into veritable galleries of style and innovation. From furniture to graphics, its all here - the work of artists who have shaped and recreated the modern world with a dizzying  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
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Biography Encyclopedias
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charlotte Fiell; Peter Fiell
ISBN: 9783836541060 3836541068
OCLC Number: 794137176
Notes: Originally published: 1999.
Description: 768 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Design of the twentieth century
Responsibility: Charlotte & Peter Fiell.

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