Gregor, Joseph

Wiener szenischer Kunst. Die Theaterdekoration. Der letzten drei Jahrhunderte nach Stilprinzipien dargestellt.

(Wien), Wiener Drucke 1924.

Reference: 02631
Price: £115 [convert currency]

Full Description

4to. 147 + (1)pp, 60 ills on plates (some photo). Pub cloth. From the library of the art historian Dr Alfred Scharf, with a few pencil notes in his hand.

An excellent book which provides a general history of stage design with special reference to such Vienna-based designers as Burnacini and members of the Bibiena family, and which, more importantly, relates their work to the basic theories and principles of set design that underly it.