1927. 211 pp. yearbook showcasing work of members of the Society of Architects-Artists, an official organization promoting advanced architecture in the Soviet Union, including introduction, indices of members and projects, and hundreds of illustrations (some in color or tint) after photographs, plans, elevations, drawings, watercolor renderings, etc., of proposed and realized buildings and projects during a critical year in the development of the Soviet aesthetic. Large 4to. Wrpps. Leningrad (Izdanie Obshchestva Arkhitektorov-Khudozhnikov) 1928. Ex-library copy with partial stamp to back cover and small manila sleeve affixed to inside front cover.
An important and fascinating compendium of material ranging from designs based on traditional concepts to radical avant-garde efforts. Projects include government buildings, public works, residential complexes, town plans, monuments, etc. Book ID: 39378