Tapio Wirkkala – I Protagonisti del Design , ,

This richly illustrated book in theI Protagonisti del Design [Protagonists of Design] series contains Tapio Wirkkala’s (1915–1985) concise biography and a gallery of the most well-known works from his vast production. There is a special focus article about the Murano glassware collection for Venini designed by Wirkkala in the 1960s. The texts are in Italian.

The copy in stock is in very good condition. There are no significant faults, just some minor shelfwear on the covers.

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I Protagonisti del Design [Protagonists of Design] is a series of small monographs about masters of international design published by Hachette and curated by Vando Pagliardini. This issue focuses on Tapio Wirkkala (1915–1985), a multitalent and the leading figure of modern Finnish industrial art.

The richly illustrated book contains Wirkkala’s concise biography and a gallery of the most well-known works from his vast production. There is a special focus article about the Murano glassware collection for Venini designed by Wirkkala in the 1960s. The texts are in Italian.

For further information about Tapio Wirkkala’s life and career, please visit the Tapio Wirkkala Rut Bryk Foundation website.

The copy in stock is in very good condition. There are no significant faults, just some minor shelfwear on the covers.

Weight 301 g
Dimensions 25 x 22.8 x 0.5 cm
Editor(s)

 Gualtiero Vigan, Paola Tincani, Rosa Chiesa

Publishing year

2011

Publisher

Hachette

Language

Images

colour & b&w photos, drawings

Number of pages

47

Binding

Soft cover

Condition