ISHIMOTO, Kikuji. Kenchikufu: utsukushiki form no symphonie. 4to., publisher's boards. Tokyo: Gei-ensha, 1924.
Handsome phographic survey of modernist architecture published by the Bunriha Kenchiku-kai, which was the first and perhaps the most important voice of 'modern' architecture in Japan. Includes works by Bruno Taut, Hans Poelzig, Walter Gropius, Josef Hoffmann, Peter Behrens, , Erich Mendelsohn, and Frank Lloyd Wright OCLC lists copies at Columbia and CCA and the International Research Center for Japanese Studies.
Item nr. 167217