1900. Berlin and New York: Bruno Hessling, n.d. [circa 1900].
Folio, title-page, 36 b&w heliotypes tinted with yellow. Disbound plates housed in a quarter blue cloth portfolio with beige paper boards printed in raw umber with floral illustrations, and cloth ties. Portfolio is a bit rubbed around the edges, some minor foxing to the edges of the leaves, else a very good copy with bright plates.
§ A collection of floral and fruit arrangements for the modern arts and crafts industry, including friezes, pilasters, bas-reliefs, wall decor, hangings, surface patterns, et al., in resplendent art nouveau style. Behrens was the artist renowned for his iconic image “The Kiss” (Der Küss) 1898. Item #108614