Sale: 366 / Rare Books including Marine Art, May 17./18. 2010 in Hamburg Lot 99

 
Bauhaus - Programm des Staatl. Bauhauses in Weimar (Manifest). M. Holzschnitt von L. Feininger. April 1919.

99
Bauhaus
Programm des Staatl. Bauhauses in Weimar (Manifest). M. Holzschnitt von L. Feininger. April 1919.
Estimate:
€ 1,500 / $ 1,650
Sold:
€ 2,700 / $ 2.970

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Bauhaus. - Programm des Staatlichen Bauhauses in Weimar (mit Manifest). (By Walter Gropius). With 1 orig. woodcut by L. Feininger on cover. Weimar, April 1919. Illustr. folding sheet. 4to. 2 ll.Wingler pp. 38-41 (entirely shown). - Very rare . - Manifesto and program of the State Bauhaus in Weimar, expressed by its first director Walter Gropius. First official self-portrait of the innovative school that was founded in 1919. The full-page orig. woodcut 'Kathedrale' by Lionel Feininger (Prasse W 144) on the cover. - Browned, due to the paper's quality, with tears in folding and margins, with only isolated minimal loss of printed matter.
99
Bauhaus
Programm des Staatl. Bauhauses in Weimar (Manifest). M. Holzschnitt von L. Feininger. April 1919.
Estimate:
€ 1,500 / $ 1,650
Sold:
€ 2,700 / $ 2.970

(incl. 20% surcharge)