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    [Wiener Werkstätte]. [Felician Baron Myrbach, Josef Hoffmann, Koloman Moser, Alfred Roller, editors]. Die Fläche. Vienna: Anton Schroll, [1910]. First edition of this periodical: Band 2, Heft 1. One fascicule of 16 design prints in bright, full color lithography. Small folio. Approximately 12 x 8 inches. Sixteen plates in four accordion-fold groupings of four pages each, printed on one side only. In publisher's original board portfolio with printed paper labels on both sides of the front board. Portfolio worn and slightly soiled, boards detached at the backstrip with some loss; spine, corners and edges chipped with slight loss, interior sheets with minor occasional edgewear and bumping, some toning or browning around the edges, else a very good example with plates bright and clean.

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    Sixteen Lithographed Plates from the Rare and Beautiful Design Magazine, "Die Fläche"

    "'Die Fläche' (literally, 'The Surface'), produced in portfolio form, was formulated as a 'Musterbuch,' or pattern book, of graphic insignia and poster designs. 'Die Fläche,' like 'Ver Sacrum,' was conceived as an art object" [Kallir].

    Kallir,Viennese Design and the Wiener Werstätte,p. 124.



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