Ahlberg, Hakon

Swedish architecture of the twentieth century. With a preface by F.R.Yerbury.

London, Ernest Benn Ltd 1925.

Reference: 14502
Price: £175 [convert currency]

Full Description

Folio. xvi + 41+ (1)pp, 152 plates (mostly photo but also ground plans), with (23)ff of accompanying text. Publisher’s cloth, slightly bumped at head and foot of spine, and a little marked. Ink ownership inscription of (Eric) Jarrett. Subsequently Brian Housden’s copy.

A large and very well-illustrated volume which played a major role in familiarising readers in Britain and the USA with the work of such able Swedish architects as Ragnar Ostberg, Ivar Tengbom, Gunnar Asplund and Ahlberg himself.