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Edgar Brandt

master of art deco ironwork

by Joan Kahr

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Published by Abrams in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Brandt, Edgar, 1880-1960,
    • Artist-blacksmiths -- France -- Biography,
    • Ironwork -- France -- History -- 20th century,
    • Decoration and ornament -- Art deco

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 232-235) and index.

      StatementJoan Kahr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK8298.B73 K34 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination240 p. :
      Number of Pages240
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL370006M
      ISBN 100810940035
      LC Control Number98030698

      EDGAR BRANDT, French (), Pelican Bookends (pair),signed "E. Brandt" on base, H. 5 1/2 inches (each), PROVEN Item was passed. Edgar Brandt: Master of Art Deco Ironwork is the first book to document the life and work of the premier metalsmith of the 20th century. A member of a group of extraordinary artists and craftsmen that included Emile-Jacques Ruhlmann, Jean Puiforcat, and Jean Dunand among others, Edgar Brandt () was a leading force during a period of great achievement in French decorative arts and.

      Edgar Brandt: Art Deco Ironwork Joan Kahr. From the Publisher. A premier metalsmith in the early 20th-century in France, Edgar Brandt () designed and fabricated some of the most beautiful architectural and decorative ironwork of his age. This elegant book recounts his life and work with scholarly text and photographs. Edgar Brandt: Master of Art Deco Ironwork. By Joan Kahr. New York, NY: Harry N. Abrams, Inc. ( Fifth Ave., ) Pp. illustrations (60 in color), ISBN Number $60 U.S., $85 Canadian. Joan Kahr has written an admirable book on the work and influence of Edgar Brandt.

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Fantastic book if you can find it. Text covers Brandt's personal history from early blacksmithing, his weapons engineering during WWI, to his influence on ornamentation in the US art deco movement. Most valuable aspect though is the collection of photographs.5/5(5).

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This elegant book recounts his life and work with scholarly text and photographs/5(6). Edgar Brandt book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Profuse colour and b/w plates and illus, illus endpapers. This documents the life and work of the premier metalsmith of the twentieth century. Edgar Brandt () was a leading face during a period of great achievement in French decorative arts and design, creating an entirely new aesthetic for the medium of wrought iron.

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This elegant book recounts his life and work with scholarly text and photographs. A Premier metalsmith in the early 20th century on France, Edgar Brant () designed and fabricated some of the most beautiful architectural and decorative ironwork of his age.

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Her book is the first to document the life and work of Brandt and serves as the basis for the project. Robert Aibel, owner/director of the Moderne Gallery, was a friend and colleague to Kahr during the years that she worked on the book.

Approximately 40 pieces of Edgar Brandt’s exquisitely crafted wrought iron work and over vintage. Edgar Brandt. Edgar Brandt was a consummate artist-blacksmith who combined traditional forging methods with emerging technologies of the machine age such as torch welding and power hammers.

While aligning art with industrial methods, Brandt produced objects d’art and embellished buildings and monuments in the Art Deco. Silver mount by Edgar Brandt Bearing the monogram of Ando Jubei 13 cm. high. Jubei’s cloisonné enamels are in the collections of the Victoria and Albert and the Walters Art museums.

Bibliography Robert de Souza, Oeuvres diverses d’Edgar Brandt, L’Art Décoratif,vol. II, p. for a. A handsomely illustrated survey of the work of Art Deco artist-craftsman Edgar Brandt examines his multifaced career as a metalsmith, designer, and entrepreneur and is accompanied by close-up photographs of his extraordinary screens, tables, grilles, lighting fixtures, and bronze vessels.

Edgar Brandt: Master of Art Deco Ironwork is the first book to document the life and work of the premier metalsmith of the twentieth century. Edgar William Brandt (24 December – 8 May ) was a French ironworker, prolific weapons designer and head of a company that designed 60mm, 81mm and mm mortars that were very widely copied throughout and subsequent to World War II.

He also invented discarding-sabot artillery shells, and contributed substantially through his development of HEAT rifle grenades to the development of.

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This elegant book recounts his life and work with scholarly text and photographs. Lyrical gates, doors, and tables, including his most famous.

Edgar Brandt Born inEdgar Brandt studied metal working at the Ecole nationale professionnelle of Vierzon and settled down in Paris in where he began his blacksmith career, his creations first being marked by the Art nouveau aesthetic. Edgar Brandt tells a great deal about the Moderne concept of the decorative arts during the early years of the twentieth century.“We are indeed living in the true Iron Age, and the powerful means of modern metallurgy, deployed for the execution of a work of art, conceived of and elaborated on the scale of those means, will provide an artistic spectacle of imposing grandeur logic and reason.

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A now scarce book on one of the 20th centuries greatest metalsmiths. Brandt was one of an extraordinary group of artist-craftsmen which included people such as Emile-Jacques Ruhlmann, Jean Puiforcat, Jean Dunand to name but a few who were the leaders during a period of great achievement in French Decorative Arts.

Edgar Brandt. Joan Kahr. Harry N. Abrams, Apr 1, - Design - pages. 0 Reviews. Joan Kahr, the leading authority on Brandt, draws on extensive interviews with Brandt's family and former colleagues as well as period accounts culled from the art and design press of the day.

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