London: Thames and Hudson, . Large quarto. Boards. Frontispiece. 253 illustrations, 152 in color. Fine, in about fine pictorial dust jacket. Item #WRCLIT66147
First British edition. An in-depth study of graphic art in Germany during the years between the Franco-Prussian War and World War II, including the distinctive works of Henry van de Velde, Peter Behrens, Jan Tschichold, John Heartfield, and Herbert Bayer. Bauhaus artists such as Walter Gropius, Mies van der Rohe, and Moholy-Nagy's activities are treated, from their group founding in the Weimar in 1919 until their being forced out by the Nazis.