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

A Trip Through Italian Design [Paperback]

Our Price $ 25.20  
Retail Value $ 36.00  
You Save $ 10.80  (30%)  
Item Number 198951  
Buy New $25.20
Quantity:
Out Of Stock!
Currently Out Of Stock
Currently unavailable...

Item description for A Trip Through Italian Design by Franca Santi Gualteri...

In the 1950s, when contemporary industrial design was just beginning to take off in Italy, Franca Santi Gualtieri was invited to join the editorial team of the fledgling Stile Industria, an offshoot of the influential design magazine, Domus. Written as a personal history of the birth of contemporary Italian industrial design, this charming and engaging paperback maps out the story of Gualtieri's experience at the magazine from the years 1954 to 1963, as well as his close collaboration with the famed, contemporaneous Abitare magazine. Contributors to both magazines made their careers as designers during the era, and are today among the most famous in the world--including Ettore Sottsass, Bruno Munari, Vico Magistretti, Albe Steiner and many others. Stile Industria was a landmark publication that wielded tremendous influence over its 10 years of existence. It defined the design standard during an era when Italy led the way for the rest of the world.



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 promiseangels.com!

Item Specifications...


Studio: Edizioni Corraini
Pages   130
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 0.75" Width: 8" Height: 8"
Weight:   0.86 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Mar 1, 2007
Publisher   Edizioni Corraini
ISBN  8887942315  
ISBN13  9788887942316  


Availability  0 units.


More About Franca Santi Gualteri


Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Are You The Artisan or Author behind this product?
Improve our customers experience by registering for an Artisan Biography Center Homepage.



Product Categories

1Books > Subjects > Arts & Photography > Graphic Design > Design > General
2Books > Subjects > History > Europe > Italy > General
3Books > Subjects > Professional & Technical > Engineering > Industrial, Manufacturing & Operational Syste > Industrial Design



Reviews - What do customers think about A Trip Through Italian Design?

Good readilng, don't buy for the images  Nov 2, 2008
Good reading, but do not buy for the images. Maybe I had unrealistic expectations, but I was hoping for a lot more images to go along with the text. Nice book though, and for the price, it is definitely worth it.
 

Write your own review about A Trip Through Italian Design



Ask A Question or Provide Feedback regarding A Trip Through Italian Design


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


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