Projections in Steel

United States Steel, ca. 1962. First edition. White Leather Bound Hardcover. Large landscape quarto (very oversized 14"x11"). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. Some scuffing to covers. Some discoloration at headband and a bit near hinge at top of rear endpaper. Slight foxing at page edges. Embossed repetitive circle design at spine and 1/3 of the way onto each board. Title raised on front cover. Includes 4 layer mylar overlay illustrating the different steel parts of a futuristic vehicle. Approx. unnumbered 95 p. Numerous full color illustrated images, several both pages wide, of Syd Mead's wonderful futuristic scenes & designs, with many components illustrated individually. One of a small series of promotional books from US Steel using Syd Meads illustrations. Mead is best known for his automobile illustrations, and for his design concepts for movies such as Blade Runner, Star Wars, and more. An attractive copy of a very, very scarce work. Item #19478

Price: $485.00

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