Newsletter   Secure Checkout   View Cart (0 items)  
Search:    Welcome Guest! Save up to 30-40% on most items with our awesome everyday discounts!

Jean Prouvé - Oeuvre complète / Complete Works: Volume 3: 1944-1954 [Hardcover]

Our Price $ 107.80  
Retail Value $ 154.00  
You Save $ 46.20  (30%)  
Item Number 223867  
Buy New $107.80
Out Of Stock!
Currently Out Of Stock
Currently unavailable...

Item description for Jean Prouvé - Oeuvre complète / Complete Works: Volume 3: 1944-1954 by Peter Sulzer & Erika Sulzer-Kleinemeier...

Norman Foster and Renzo Piano invoke his name. For many architects he is a landmark - Jean Prouv, creator of the metal curtain wall, pioneer in its application and early initiator of industrialised building techniques. His unfailing ability to combine functional engineering achievements with artistic sensitivity commands recognition. The period covered in this latest volume is significant in many respects. The post-war years placed enormous demands on housing and school construction. In his Maxville factory Prouv developed pre-fabricated housing, facade panelling, light filtering and other systems on a large scale. He was inspired by the works of the automobile and aeronautics industry, developing new applications for aluminium, which he presented in the 1954 Aluminium Centenary Pavilion. Moreover, Prouv's furnitures of this period have become valuable collectors' items, some of which are now being reissued under licence.

Promise Angels is dedicated to bringing you great books at great prices. Whether you read for entertainment, to learn, or for literacy - you will find what you want at!

Item Specifications...

Pages   384
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 1.5" Width: 10" Height: 12.25"
Weight:   5.08 lbs.
Binding  Hardcover
Release Date   Dec 9, 2004
Publisher   Birkhäuser Basel
ISBN  376432435X  
ISBN13  9783764324353  

Availability  0 units.

More About Peter Sulzer & Erika Sulzer-Kleinemeier

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Peter Sulzer ist emeritierter Professor fA1/4r Architektur der UniversitAt Stuttgart, er ist in den mehr als 25 Jahren seiner Forschungen A1/4ber ProuvA(c) zum ausgewiesenen Spezialisten geworden. Sulzer hAlt weltweit an UniversitAten und in Museeen VortrAge A1/4ber Jean ProuvA(c).

Peter Sulzer was born in 1932.

Are You The Artisan or Author behind this product?
Improve our customers experience by registering for an Artisan Biography Center Homepage.

Product Categories

1Books > Architecture
2Books > Foreign Language Books > French > All French Books
3Books > Foreign Language Books > French > Arts & Photography
4Books > Foreign Language Books > French > Nonfiction
5Books > Foreign Language Books > French > Professional & Technical
6Books > Subjects > Arts & Photography > Art > Art History
7Books > Subjects > Arts & Photography > Art > Art Instruction & Reference > General
8Books > Subjects > Professional & Technical > Architecture > Architects, A-Z > General
9Books > Subjects > Professional & Technical > Architecture > General
10Books > Subjects > Professional & Technical > Architecture > Reference

Reviews - What do customers think about Jean Prouvé - Oeuvre complète / Complete Works: Volume 3: 1944-1954?

Be the first to write a review about Jean Prouvé - Oeuvre complète / Complete Works: Volume 3: 1944-1954

Ask A Question or Provide Feedback regarding Jean Prouvé - Oeuvre complète / Complete Works: Volume 3: 1944-1954

Item Feedback and Product Questions
For immediate assistance call 888.395.0572 during the hours of 10am thru 8pm EST Monday thru Friday and a customer care representative will be happy to help you!

Help us continuously improve our service by reporting your feedback or questions below:

I have a question regarding this product
The information above is incorrect or conflicting
The page has misspellings or incorrect grammar
The page did not load correctly in my browser or created an error.

Email Address:
Anti Spam Question. To combat spammers we require that you answer a simple question.
What color is the sky?
Leave This Blank :
Do Not Change This Text :

Add This Product Widget To Your Website

Looking to add this information to your own website? Then use our Product Widget to allow you to display product information in a frame that is 120 pixels wide by 240 pixels high.

    Copy and paste the following HTML into your website and enjoy!

Order toll-free weekdays 10am thru 10pm EST by phone: 1-888-395-0572 (Lines are closed on holidays & weekends.)
Customer Service | My Account | Track My Orders | Return Policy | Request Free Catalog | Email Newsletter

Gift Certificates
RSS Feeds
About Us
Contact Us
Terms Of Use
Privacy Policy