Design and Form, Revised Edition : The Basic Course at the Bauhaus and Later / Johannes Itten

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Identifier: REF.TY.2066
Object type: Books
Dimensions: 135 p. : ill. ; 20 cm
Copyright dates;Publication dates: 1975;1975
Created by: Johannes Itten
Introduction written by: Anneliese Itten
Depicts: New York City
Subjects: Bauhaus, design
"Design and Form is the most complete document of one of he land marks of modern education in art - the famous Basic Course at the Bauhaus in Weimar, Germany. Itten was the teacher who organized it at the invitation of Walter Gropius. First published in 1963 when Itten was still alive, the book has been revised and updated by Itten's widow, Anneliese Itten, and includes new material fro the basic course at the Bauhaus, as well as visual examples and descriptions of the refinements made by Itten in later courses in Berlin (1926 - 1932), Krefeld (1932 - 1938), and Zurich (1938 - 1960)." -- Excerpt of back cover text First published in 1933; revised edition published 1975. Includes index.