México, D.F: Sociedad de Arquitectos Mexicanos, Enero 1938. b/w plates (1 tipped-in), drawings, planes, bibliographical references (pagehjnm 28), measured plans, advertisements, b/w and color pictorial wrappers. Item #109630
Architecture and Decoration (AD) is a magazine that was published in Mexico between August 1937 to October 1943. It is probably a run of 22 issues. It began as an organ of the Society of Mexican Architects, successor to El Arquitecto, but after ten months it beame independent from that Society. In July 1938 it was presented as an art magazine with a team of nine collaborators that remained and would expanding up to fifteen. While it was scheduled to be a monthly publication the irregularities soon began to appear from number 12, in October 1938, which became bimonthly, quarterly, six-year, until it became annual in its latest issues. CONTENTS: La pintura mexicana en Norteamérica / por Inés Amor -- La isla del Jaracuaro / por el arqto. Alberto Le Duc -- Alberto le Duc -- San Pedro Xaracuaro / por el arquitecto Federico Mariscal, director de la Facultad de Arquitectura -- Reglamento de zonificación de las arterias principales de la Ciudad de México -- Asteriscos.