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(Garnier) Morancé, Albert, & Badovici, Jean

L’oeuvre de Tony Garnier.
Paris, Editions Albert Morancé nd (1932).
Price: 450 GBP
Reference: 14250

Full Description

4to. 35 + (1)pp (the numbered pages printed on folding sheets and including plans and measured drawings), 50 plates (one is a double-page folding plan accounting for plate nos 2 and 3, rest are photo, including photo reproductions of drawings). Publisher’s printed board portfolio, a little age-browned on covers. Brian Housden’s copy.
First issue in book form of what had originally been a double issue of the periodical L’Architecture Vivante for Printemps/Eté 1932. This provides an excellent visual overview of Tony Garnier’s skills as an architect and planner, combining illustrations taken from his Cité Industrielle project of 1901-4 with illustrations of his major executed projects in the city of Lyon.

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