Humanities (SIGNED AND INSCRIBED FIRST PRINTING). Art, Design, Ruth VASSOS, John VASSOS.
Humanities (SIGNED AND INSCRIBED FIRST PRINTING)
Humanities (SIGNED AND INSCRIBED FIRST PRINTING)

Humanities (SIGNED AND INSCRIBED FIRST PRINTING)

New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1935. First Edition, First Printing. Original cloth. 9 X 12 Inches. 105 PP. Very Good. Item #1498

Signed and inscribed, "To Edeel (?) MacMillan - Whose friendship and appreciation means a great deal to me - Ruth Vassos & John Vassos - May 21, 1939." First printing copy strictly limited to 2000 copies. Original publisher red cloth boards over blue spine. Text by Ruth Vassos and illustrated by John Vassos. Vassos helped define the modernist art movement via his work as designer for RCA in addition to his illustrated books. Via RCA, John was instrumental in the original designs of the earliest televisions, mid-century microphones, radios, consoles etc... His industrial art is among the widest spread and most important of the 20th century.

Lacks the scarce original DJ. Slight toning to endpapers. A few tape ghosts to inside pastedowns. A very clean copy of this rarity overall.

Price: $275.00

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