Colorful, beautifully-illustrated monograph of the residential work of Mexican architect Luis Barragán, in side-by-side Japanese and English.
Fine in fine dust jacket.
"They are places where we feel happy just to be there, places that feel fresh and new with every visit, places that offer new discoveries and impart the courage and desire to carry on."
Barragán earned the Pritzker Prize, the highest award in architecture, in 1980 for his Torres de Satélite – he was the second person to ever win. This vibrant work beautifully illustrates his more traditional early-career homes through his embrace of bold, bright colors as design elements.
Tokyo: Toto, 2005. 10'' x 7.5''. Original red cloth boards with gilt lettering. Original unclipped (no price) color pictorial dust jacket, with original yellow belly band. Illustrated in color. 240 pages. Sharp and bright.
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