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The City as a Work of Art: London, Paris and Vienna by  Donald J Olsen - Hardcover - 2nd edition - 1986 - from civilizingbooks and

The City as a Work of Art: London, Paris and Vienna

by Olsen, Donald J

Condition: Fine/Fine

Yale Univerisity, New Haven CT & The National Gallery of Art, Washington DC, 1986. 2nd edition. hardcover. Fine/Fine. A look specifically at three cities (London, Paris, Vienna) whose 19th century planners and architects designed to reflect the values and needs of the upper classes. Public buildings and homes fit together in a comprehensive plan that can be seen as a unit and yet the book also delves into specifics of architecture and design. Wonderful photographs. There is a protective mylar cover. Larger format. [Please check for shipping cost on multi-volume sets and larger format books.] 2ND EDITION.


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