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Ronchamp: quarante-huit photos de Paul et Esther Merkle - Le Corbusier


[LE CORBUSIER], MERKLE, Paul and Esther [Photographs by.]

Ronchamp: quarante-huit photos de Paul et Esther Merkle.

Cloth spine with illustrated boards, after photographs of Notre Dame du Haut chapel. Contents printed on glossy stock: [8], 48, [2] pages; mostly illustrated after black-and-white photographs by the Merkles. 

Paris: Desclée de Brouwer, 1958.

Boards and spine a little aged and with foxed endpapers. 

A refined photographic portrait of the concrete chapel by Le Corbusier, often described as the first Post-Modern building. With design and layouts by Swiss typographer Emil Ruder and texts from Robert Th. Stoll and H. Urs von Balthasar. Uncommon to trade.

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