Book, Bauentwurfslehre (Architects’ Data), 1938
This is a Book.
Architect Ernst Neufert sought to derive standard measurements for rooms and objects from typical human dimensions. He employed an idealized male body as a framework for establishing standard dimensions for a wide range of products, fixtures, and building components. Bauentwurfslehre (Architects’Data), originally published in 1936, is still used around the world.
It is credited
Courtesy of anonymous lender.
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Its dimensions are
W x D: 43.2 x 29.8 cm (17 in. x 11 3/4 in.)
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Beautiful Users.