Contempo: This American Tempo. Ruth Vassos.

Contempo: This American Tempo

New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc., 1929. John Vassos. First edition. Hardcover. [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. Item #45513

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.

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