Power In Buildings - An Artist's View of Contemporary Architecture (Inscribed). Hugh Architecture - Ferriss.
Power In Buildings - An Artist's View of Contemporary Architecture (Inscribed)

Power In Buildings - An Artist's View of Contemporary Architecture (Inscribed)

New York: Columbia University Press, 1953. First edition. Cloth. Clothbound quarto in dustwrapper. 102 pp. First edition of this impressive monograph on the architect and delineator Hugh Ferriss. Includes sixty illustrations. Ferriss, who died in 1962, was enormously influential to a generation of fellow artists and architects and is said to have been the chief influence of artist Bob Kane when he designed the foreboding skyline of Batman's Gotham City. A handsome near fine copy in good dustwrapper. Wrapper has a long irregular closed tear to the front panel, but it still presents quite well. This copy has been INSCRIBED by Ferriss and dated in 1955. A truly scarce signature in the marketplace. Near Fine / good. Item #20802

Price: $750.00

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