Skip to main content

The Impossible Collection of Design

  • Author:
  • Updated:


Just when we tell you about the Impossible Collection of Watches, Assouline also announces another addition in the series, The Impossible Collection of Design, a stunning volume covering some of the most important design objects of the 20th Century:

"Chosen by design expert Frédéric Chambre, this selection of furniture designs unspools like the frames of a film, an epic picture composed of one hundred years of creative innovations in form, materials, and techniques. This hand-bound oversize luxury edition, presented in a linen clamshell case, traces the development of twentieth-century design from the Art Nouveau and Arts and Crafts movements through Bauhaus and Art Deco, Pop Art and the Memphis school, to today's digital age, illustrating the dynamic story of a groundbreaking century through the evolution of everyday human objects."

$695, Assouline

Related Articles


Steinweiss. The Inventor of the Modern Album Cover

A collection of work from the father of an underrated art form.