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Paul Klee Pädagogisches Skizzenbuch

A legacy of teaching methods on art theory and practice at Bauhaus Staatliche Art School.

[KLEE]

Paul Klee Pädagogisches Skizzenbuch

Description

Bauhaus book no 2.51pp pages of illustrated. The layout of the pages designed by Moholy-Nagy in 1925 with bold sans-serif captions. There is a compositions composed of arrows, dots and heavy ruled lines. It is based on his extensive lectures on visual form at Bauhaus Staatliche Art School where he was a teacher in between 1921-1931. Originally handwritten – as a pile of working notes he used in his lectures – it was eventually edited by Walter Gropius, designed by László Moholy-Nagy and published in 1925 as a Bauhaus student manual (Bauhausbucher No.2, as the second in the series of the fourteen Bauhaus books) under the original title: Pädagogisches Skizzenbuch. It was translated into English by Sibyl Moholy-Nagy (in 1953), who also wrote an introduction for it. Immaculate copy.

Price

£700.00