Contempo: This American Tempo

Contempo: This American Tempo

Vassos, Ruth , John Vassos(illus.)

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Price: $150.00

Place Published: New York
Publisher: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc.
Date Published: 1929
Edition: First edition
Binding: Hardcover
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.

By This Author: Vassos, Ruth
By This Publisher: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc.