Children’s -Breit, Ilse.Kindersommer. Bilder und Verse.


Rare first and only edition ot htis artistically important picture-book, from a pupil of the class of Franz Cizek, the pioneer of progressive art education for children. The children attending the classes were between 6 and 15 years old, and produced picture-books with self invented texts ‘From the Youth for the Youth’. But they also found the attention of the artist of the Wiener Werkstätte, which got inspiration of the works of the children. With one page indtroduction by Franz Cizek a pioneer of progressive art education. Ilse Breit was a student at his class for Jugendkust at the Kunstgewerbeschule of the Austrian Museum of Culture and Industry in Vienna. The artists of the Wiener Werkstätte sought inspiration in naive children’s art and in folk art.

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Leipzig, Hirth, 1924.

26 : 33 cm 8 leaves with 6 full-page coloured lithographed illustratins. Original half-cloth with coloured, pictorial illustration and decorative endpapers.

650,00 EUR