Style and Seduction:
Jewish Patrons, Architecture, and Design in Fin de Siecle Vienna
by Elana Shapira
English | 2016 | ISBN: 161168921X | 341 Pages | PDF | 8 MB
In this provocative reexamination of the roots of Viennese modernism, Elana Shapira analyzes the central role of Jewish businessmen, professionals, and writers in the evolution of the city’s architecture and design from the 1860s to the 1910s.