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FRAGMENTS OF METROPOLIS - EAST: THE EXPRESSIONIST HERITAGE IN POLAND, THE CZECH REPUBLIC AND SLOVAKIA

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Publication Date: 
May 15, 2019
Format: 
Hardcover
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9.8in. x 6.2in. x 0.9in.
ISBN: 
9783777430928
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The enthusiasm for the expressionist metropolis, an architecture of complexity, verticality and theatricality, in the 1920s captured also East-Central Europe Despite regional differences, the surviving fragments bear witness to a determined will of form and a rich, skilful handling of colour, material and light Joint together, the buildings tell the story of the expressionist vision of a new modern society In contemporary photographs and plan drawings 'Fragment of Metropolis ? East' documents 170 buildings in Bratislava, Brno, Gdansk, Hradec Králové, Katowice, Kraków, Legnica, Prague, Szczecin, Ústí nad Labem, Warsaw, Wroclaw, as well as many other places A detailed index and clearly arranged maps complete the reference work
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