London, South Kensington
25 October 2007
MOHOLY-NAGY, László. 60 Fotos. Edited by Frank Roh. Berlin: Klinkhardt & Biermann, 1930. 4° (marginal browning). Original pictorial paper wrappers, remains of original wraparound band (covers detached and chipped).
Vision in Motion. Chicago: Paul Theobald, 1947. 4°. Numerous reproductions in black-and-white and colour (neat ownership inscription on title-page). Original publisher's cloth, pictorial dustjacket designed by Moholy-Nagy (jacket chipped and repaired); withh two other books by Moholy-Nagy and a 1924 newspaper supplement (one sheet folded) devoted to Bauhaus design. (5)
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