Decorative Arts

product image

DECORATIVE ART 1960S

From the snap and crackle of Pop to the florid excesses of the hippie era, explore the most memorable designs from the transformative 1960s. Drawn from the much-coveted Decorative Art, The Studio Yearbook, this colorful survey of interiors, lighting, textiles, and more records explosive creativity in a decade of unprecedented social, sexual, and political change.
December 30, 2020 | Hardcover | Taschen | 576 Pages |
$40.00
product image

DECORATIVE ART 1970S

With dramatic expressions of futurism alongside rustic eco-trends, this book collects the best of 1970s design in one expertly curated and annotated volume, drawn from the now-classic collectible, Decorative Art, The Studio Yearbook. Across metalware, textiles, ceramics, and more, explore a decade of fast-moving ideas and vehemently opposing schools and movements.
December 30, 2020 | Hardcover | Taschen | 576 Pages |
$40.00
product image

DECORATIVE ART 1950S

Latex, plastics, and fervent consumerism: discover the design trends and materials which literally shaped the American 1950s. This overview explores a decade of postwar rebuilding driven by idealistic vision and positive spirit, applied from the suburbs to the inner cities, and from furniture to metalware.
December 30, 2020 | Hardcover | Taschen | 576 Pages |
$40.00
product image

BREAKING OUT OF TRADITION: JAPANESE LACQUER 1890-1950

Breaking out of Tradition traces the pioneering developments in lacquer art at the beginning of the twentieth century in Japan. The lacquer artists of that time adopted a critical and creative approach to centuries-old traditions, experimenting with innovative techniques and new materials--and thereby also provided new stimuli for Western art.
August 20, 2020 | Paperback | Hirmer Verlag GmbH |
$45.00
product image

MODERN KYOTO PATTERN

The arrival and further development of machine printing in Japan made mass production possible in the field of textiles. In Kyoto, in particular, the period up to the 1970s was when the creation and production of a broad spectrum of new designs that incorporated traditional Japanese motifs, pop culture, and many other influences occurred.
September 14, 2020 | Paperback | 青幻舎 | 287 Pages |
$23.50
product image

GUIDE TO JAPANESE KATAGAMI DESIGNS

Written by Kamo Mizuho
No information available
January 5, 2020 | Paperback | Seigensha | 334 Pages |
$23.50
product image

REPOSSI

The first book to explore the visual identity and legacy of influential Italian jeweler Repossi across four generations
January 12, 2021 | Hardcover | Steidl | 232 Pages |
$75.00
product image

ITALIAN OLIVE OIL TINS 1860-1960: GUATELLI COLLECTION

Written by Lauria, Daniela
Gorgeous and rare tin designs for olive oil, from a preeminent collection
October 6, 2020 | Hardcover | Silvana Editoriale |
$45.00
product image

PICASSO: THE CHALLENGE OF CERAMICS

Key ceramic works by Picasso alongside the ancient pottery that inspired him
October 6, 2020 | Paperback | Silvana Editoriale |
$35.00
product image

SPACE FANTASIES 1:1: R.F. COLLECTION

This limited-edition collection of space exploration toys--from shuttles to space dogs--taps into the nostalgia and imagination of 20th-century science fiction
September 15, 2020 | Hardcover | Vitra Design Museum | 296 Pages |
$215.00

New Arrivals

product image
product image
product image
product image
product image
product image