Contempo: This American Tempo
Vassos, Ruth , John Vassos(illus.)
Place Published: New York
Publisher: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc.
Date Published: 1929
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 45513
[92pp] Quarto [29 cm] Blue cloth covered boards with decorative black ink stamped titles and designs on the spine and front cover. Very good. The extremities are rubbed. There is a previous owner's name on the front free endpaper, and the pages are age-toned.
Illustrated with twenty-three stunning works by John Vassos, an artist who played a major role in promoting the Art Deco style in advertising art and book illustration. In Contempo: This American Tempo, Vassos portrays the dehumanizing effects of the machine age.