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Gilbert Rohde

Phyllis Ross

Gilbert Rohde

modern design for modern living

by Phyllis Ross

  • 90 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rohde, Gilbert, -- 1894-1944 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Furniture design -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • Modernism (Aesthetics) -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPhyllis Ross.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK2439.R63 R67 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17030308M
    ISBN 109780300120646
    LC Control Number2008032168

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