2015. BCC publication number 234.
Architects and Artists: The Work of Ernest and Esther Born
by Nicholas Olsberg
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ABOUT THE BOOK:
At once a serious contribution to the literature on modern architecture and design and a rich and varied visual feast, this publication makes evident the legendary draftsmanship and graphic inventiveness of Ernest Born and rediscovers the brilliant photographic eye of Esther Born. Drawing from visual collections throughout North America and Europe, the publication is richly illustrated, including many full page reproductions of works from the Borns’ long and varied careers.
Architects and Artists: The Work of Ernest and Esther Born is printed in an edition of 300 numbered copies. Designed by Michi Toki of Toki Design, San Francisco, the book measures 12 x 9 inches and consists of 264 pages. The slipcase and book are bound in cloth over boards.
The price is $325 (plus applicable sales tax and shipping).
Publication date : October 15, 2015.
Members may pre-order the book until October 15 by calling the Book Club of California at (800) 869-7656 or emailing Lesya@bccbooks.org.
Should copies remain after all pre-publication orders by Book Club of California members have been filled, member requests for second copies and non-member requests for first copies will be honored in order of receipt.