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Lars MŁller Publishers

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Hardcover, 9.5 x 6.5 in. / 240 pgs / 150 color / 50 bw.

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Investigations on the Legendary CitroŽn DS

The GoddessóLa Dťesse

By Christian Sumi.

Featured image is reproduced from 'Investigations on the Legendary CitroŽn DS.'

A celebration of the beloved CitroŽn DS, icon of screen, street and style, through drawings, photos and ephemera

From the moment of its debut in 1955, the CitroŽn DS was a sensation and a magnet for movie stars, designers, philosophers and politicians alike. No other automobile was able to combine form and technology so coherently and seemingly effortlessly. Radical in its implementation and revolutionary in terms of comfort and safety, the DS is one of the most innovative design icons of the 20th century.

In collaboration with Lars MŁller Publishers, the Swiss architect Christian Sumi published the new edition of AS in DS (Alison Smithson in DS) in 2001. In this new book, he examines the characteristics of this classic vehicle, such as the body, the chassis or the legendary hydraulics, which he documents in carefully arranged picture series and with drawings by Flaminio Bertoni and the CitroŽn design team. Using image essays from advertising campaigns for the CitroŽn DS, Sumi critically examines its reception and iconization, along with theories that discuss the phenomenon in both a contemporary and philosophical context.


Featured image is reproduced from 'Investigations on the Legendary CitroŽn DS.'

Investigations on the Legendary CitroŽn DS

STATUS: Forthcoming | 7/21/2020

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FORTHCOMING AND NEW: DESIGN AND DECORATIVE ARTS

Stanze/Rooms†

STANZE/ROOMS†

Text by Beppe Finessi.

MARSILIO EDITORI

ISBN: 9788831724845
USD $70.00
| CAN $100 UK £ 62

Pub Date: 3/28/2017
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Tecno

TECNO

Edited by Giampiero Bosoni.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857209845
USD $105.00
| CAN $135

Pub Date: 2/28/2012
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Kartell

KARTELL

By Franca Sozzani.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788884914637
USD $50.00
| CAN $65

Pub Date: 6/1/2003
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Michele De Lucchi

MICHELE DE LUCCHI

By Silvia Suardi.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788884912978
USD $25.00
| CAN $32.5

Pub Date: 1/1/2003
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Art Carpets

ART CARPETS

Edited by Marco Fazzini.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857217529
USD $55.00
| CAN $70

Pub Date: 9/17/2013
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Nautor's Swan

NAUTOR'S SWAN

Edited by Bianca Ascenti. Text by Matthew Sheahan.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857231815
USD $90.00
| CAN $115

Pub Date: 1/10/2017
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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
| CAN $85

Pub Date: 5/31/2011
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Sottsass

SOTTSASS

By Milco Carboni.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788876240935
USD $60.00
| CAN $78

Pub Date: 9/6/2005
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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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Antonio Citterio

ANTONIO CITTERIO

By Alba Cappellieri.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788876246470
USD $39.99
| CAN $51.99

Pub Date: 10/23/2007
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BMW

BMW

By Claudio Somazzi, Massimo Bonsignori.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857219547
USD $60.00
| CAN $78

Pub Date: 3/4/2014
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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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