Jugend. August 1919. GERMAN - ART NOUVEAU / DECO - SOCIAL COMMENTARY.

Jugend. August 1919.

Runge, Julius; et al (illus).
Munich. G. Hirths's Verlag. 08- 1919. Nr. 36.
August 1919 issue of the magazine, color and black and white illustrations including double page color illustration, 790 - 810 pp, 13 x 9 3/4 inches, in color pictorial wrappers. Good condition: long splits to ends of spine, light creasing and soiling, light pencil inscription in upper margin of front cover. Jugend (Youth) pioneered the Art Nouveau style in Europe; the striking color cover illustration on this issue is indicative of the rising influence of Art Deco. Text in German. Includes color centrefold illustration of a ship "Sonnenaufgang im Hamburger Hafen" by Julius Runge and full page color illustration: "Die Film-Konigin" by Paul Rieth. Item #37148

Price: $38.00