Join Our Mailing List

+44 (0) 1590 624 455

(Hoffmann) Rochowanski, L.W.

Josef Hoffmann. Eine Studie geschrieben zu seinem 80 Geburtstag. Mit Zeichnungen von Josef Hoffmann und einer Porträtzeichnung von Emil Orlik.

Wien, Verlag der Osterreichischen Staatsdruckerei (1950).

Reference: 9042
Price: £145 [convert currency]

Full Description

4to. 67 + (5)pp, text ills. Publisher’s decorative boards, cloth spine (binding designed by Josef Hoffmann).

An essay on the celebrated Austrian architect and designer Josef Hoffmann by Hoffmann’s pupil Rochowanski, published to celebrate Hoffmann’s eightieth birthday. The drawings by Hoffmann which illustrate it are chiefly of plant forms, echoing in concept, although not in execution, those done in old age by Louis Sullivan.