NOEVER, Peter. Yearning for Beauty: The Wiener Werkstatte and the Stoclet House.
(Ostfildern-Ruit, Germany): Hatje Cantz Verlag, 2006. First edition. Quarto. 452 pages. Beautiful volume published to accompany the exhibition at the Centre for Fine Arts Brussels. A facsimile booklet of the Wiener Werkstätte working program 1905 is laid into a cut-away at the front fly leaves. The fascinating history of the Wiener Werkstätte features historic photographs documents, and original texts selected by experts from the MAK (where the Wiener Werkstätte archives have been kept since 1955). Illustrated throughout with examples of furniture, glass, ceramics, posters jewellery etc. A near fine copy with embossed front cover over glazed boards.
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