A discussion of the various trends in American art and culture of the period, and the markedly different ways in which artists and designers reacted to the advent of the skyscraper. The book is illustrated and includes photographs by Alfred Stieglitz and Alvin Langdon Coburn; paintings by Georgia O'Keefe and Joseph Stella and sculpture, furniture and advertisements.
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Book Description UMI Research Press, U.S.A., 1986. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Very good clean tight copy. Text free of marks. Professional book dealer since 1999. All orders are processed promptly and carefully packaged. Bookseller Inventory # 049309
Book Description UMI Research Press, Ann Arbor, Mich, 1986. Hardcover. Book Condition: VG. Tan & illus. cloth, xiv, 297 pp. 101 bw plates. A revision of the author's 1983 Ph.D. thesis for the University of California. Contains a list of figures, a history of the skyscraper and its depiction in art, the plates, 42 pages of notes, a 26-page bibliography, and an index. A handy resource to have. Bookseller Inventory # 145825