Book description:Genre: Art
1st ed. of "Art Deco (Essential Art Ser)".
ISBN 13: 9780752551425
Number of pages: 445
Art Deco emerged as an antidote to an era of economic slumps and depressions, social strife, hunger marches and political battle. It was against this troubled backdrop that the movement forged its own identity as an eclectic style concerned with modernity.With a comprehensive introduction, Art Deco looks at all aspects of the movement, from architecture to decorative arts,