Mallet Stevens (1886-1945)

Mallet Stevens “Une cité moderne” is an extremely rare portfolio containing all 32 (complete) colored (pochoir) plates with designs of public buildings and mansions from the period between 1917 and 1921. The designs are clearly influenced by the “Wiener Secession”, a preferred style he used before turning towards modernism. The preface is by Frantz Jourdain. Edited by: Charles Massin, Paris, in 1922. Height: 327 x 235 mm. Good condition. Price: on request