Stuttgart/New York: Fritz Eggert/George Wittenborn, 1958. First Edition. Hardcover. Quarto (4to). Very good+ condition. Item #019747
Unpaginated, containing 200+ pages of text. Original half linen (hardcover cloth) binding has minor discoloration, with printed paper-covered boards, with minimal scuffing and shelfwear including a small bump to one corner; protected in custom stiff archival mylar. The only edition of this publication, completed during 1957-58. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Contains lithographs, inserts, facsimiles of historic works, and numerous printed works on various types colored paper. A collaborative effort in tribute to Avant-Garde artist Hendrik N. Werkman (1882-1945). Includes contributions (text and illustrations) by F. R. A. Henkels, W. Sandberg, Kurt Martin, H. A. P. Grieshaber, H. L. Greve, Riccarda Gregor, Herbert Schwobel, Emil Kiess, Raoul Ubac, Wilhelm Geyer, Walter Renz, Werner Oberle, Fritz Ruoff, J. van Loenen Martinet; Studenten der Kunstakademie Karlsruhe. Text is in German.