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Assouline The Impossible Collection of Design

The Impossible Collection of Design traces twentieth-century design development, illustrating the inspiring story of a groundbreaking century through the evolution of everyday human objects.

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Journey through design

Chosen by design expert Frédéric Chambre, this selection of furniture designs – from Art Nouveau to Pop Art and today’s digital age – takes readers on a journey through one hundred years of creative innovations in form, materials, and techniques.

An Expert’s Eye

With law and art history degrees, Frédéric Chambre became partner at Calmels-Chambre-Cohen auction house in 1996, going on to co-found Pierre Bergé and Associates in 2002. He is currently vice president and general manager at PIASA.

Beautiful Presentation

Premier book publisher Assouline is renowned for crafting the most sophisticated books in the world. This oversized read is handbound and presented in a linen clamshell case – a perfect coffee table addition.

Width 35.5cm x Height 42cm



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144 Pages
100 Illustrations
Hand-bound limited edition in a linen clamshell case

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