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(Hankar) De Maeyer, Charles

Paul Hankar.

Bruxelles, Editions Meddens SA (”pour le Ministère de l’Education Nationale et de la “Culture” (1963).

Reference: 14035
Price: £20 [convert currency]

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4to. 16pp, photo frontispiece, 28 photo plates, one other photo plate additional to pagination. Publisher’s cloth, with photographic image on upper cover. No.678 of a limited edition for private distribution. Typed letter to the architectural critic and writer Reyner Banham, presenting him with a copy, from Belgian Ministry of Education and Culture, loosely inserted.

Brief but entirely sufficient account of the career and work of the Belgian architect Paul Hankar (1859-1901), a creative designer both of buildings and of objects in Art Nouveau style.