LA MAISON DE VERRE, PIERRE CHAREAU'S MODERNIST MASTERWORK by Dominique Vellay
Thames & Hudson, 2007, Hardcover, First Edition. 160 pp., 12" X 10"
The Maison de Verre (Literally "House of Glass) is a rarely seen modernist masterpiece by Pierre Chareau. Here, for the first time, is the inside story of its birth and character.
The text is by Dominique Vellay, granddaughter of the original clients, who has known the house since her childhood, and allows us to experience it first hand. The photographs are by the internationally renowned photographer, Francois Halard.