Published for Whitney Museum of American Art, New York in association with W.W. Norton & Company, 1988. Quarto in publishers hardcover with dustjacket. 160 pages, richly illustrated. Text in English. Light wear to jacket, now protected in acid-free archival mylar (the reflections in the photo..). Clean inside and overall well preserved. More photos available upon request.
INSCRIBED in hand to free front endpaper BY DONALD JUDD to Danish architect Henning Larsen, dated 1992. “Für Henning Larsen / 13.1. 92 / Köln / Don Judd”. Henning Larsen (1925-2013) Danish architect, internationally known for the simple, stringent designs like the Ministry of Foreign Affairs building in Riyadh, Copenhagen Opera House, Churchill Collge in Cambridge, the annexe to Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Larsen studied at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, from which he graduated in 1952. He continued studies subsequently at the Architectural Association School of Architecture and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. His mentors included Arne Jacobsen and Jørn Utzon. Enclosed here is a small booklet introduction to Henning Larsen with text in English.