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Hardcover, 9.5 x 11.5 in. / 352 pgs / illustrated throughout.

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Catalog: SPRING 2019 p. 36   

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Living with Charlotte Perriand

The Art of Living

Edited by François Laffanour. Text by Cynthia Fleury.

Featured image is reproduced from 'Living with Charlotte Perriand.'

Living with Charlotte Perriand presents a catalog of the great designer’s work, object by object. Her chairs, tables and bookshelves in all their different iterations are seen here both up close and "at home," as installed in the living spaces of collectors. Photographs of both historical and contemporary settings show how Perriand’s furniture stands the test of time and taste. Essays by François Laffanour and Cynthia Fleury provide a deeper insight into Perriand's work and retrace her life and collaboration with other great artists, designers and architects of her time, such as Le Corbusier and Jean Prouvé. Additionally, quotes from Perriand and the collectors who live with her designs are interpersed throughout the book.
Charlotte Perriand (1903–99) was a French architect and designer known for the playful mix of materials and styles in her furniture. In her article "L’Art de Vivre" (1981) she states, "The extension of the art of dwelling is the art of living—living in harmony with man’s deepest drives and with his adopted or fabricated environment."


Featured image is reproduced from 'Living with Charlotte Perriand.'

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[Living with Charlotte Perriand] is a field guide to Perriand’s furni- ture as it appears in collectors’ homes.

Living with Charlotte Perriand

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Jasper Morrison: The Hard Life

JASPER MORRISON: THE HARD LIFE

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037785140
USD $49.00
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Pub Date: 5/22/2017
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Jasper Morrison: A Book of Things

JASPER MORRISON: A BOOK OF THINGS

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037784631
USD $59.00
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Pub Date: 6/26/2015
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The Glass of the Architects

THE GLASS OF THE ARCHITECTS

Edited by Rainald Franz. Text by Pasquale Gagliardi, Valerio Terraroli, Christoph Thun-Hohenstein, Andreas Vass.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857232447
USD $60.00
| CAN $78

Pub Date: 2/21/2017
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Unimark International

UNIMARK INTERNATIONAL

By Joe Conradi.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037781845
USD $64.90
| CAN $86

Pub Date: 10/29/2009
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Super Normal

SUPER NORMAL

By Naoto Fukasawa, Jasper Morrison.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037781067
USD $34.95
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Pub Date: 4/23/2007
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Stile Ducati: A Visual History of Ducati Design

STILE DUCATI: A VISUAL HISTORY OF DUCATI DESIGN

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857232775
USD $85.00
| CAN $105

Pub Date: 8/15/2017
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BMW

BMW

By Claudio Somazzi, Massimo Bonsignori.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857219547
USD $60.00
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Pub Date: 3/4/2014
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Antonio Citterio

ANTONIO CITTERIO

By Alba Cappellieri.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788876246470
USD $39.99
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Pub Date: 10/23/2007
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The Long Life of Design in Italy

THE LONG LIFE OF DESIGN IN ITALY

By Stefano Casciani. Foreword by Giorgio Busnelli.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857231808
USD $70.00
| CAN $90

Pub Date: 12/20/2016
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Sottsass

SOTTSASS

By Milco Carboni.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788876240935
USD $60.00
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Pub Date: 9/6/2005
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Scavolini 1961-2011: 50 Years of Kitchens

SCAVOLINI 1961-2011: 50 YEARS OF KITCHENS

Edited by Massimo Martignoni. Contributions by Valentina Dalla Costa, Philippe Daverio, Gabriele Basilico.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857206318
USD $65.00
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Pub Date: 5/31/2011
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Nautor's Swan

NAUTOR'S SWAN

Edited by Bianca Ascenti. Text by Matthew Sheahan.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857231815
USD $90.00
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Pub Date: 1/10/2017
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