Thumbnail-size images of copyrighted artworks are displayed under fair use, in accordance with guidelines recommended by the Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for the Visual Arts, published by the College Art Association in February 2015.

Tektonike: das Konstruktive

Experimenta typografica 11

Typographical design by Willem Sandberg (Dutch, 1897–1984), Publisher Galerie der Spiegel (German, 20th century)

Place of Publication: Cologne, Germany


Overall: 22.3 x 14 x 0.9 cm (8 3/4 x 5 1/2 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with typographic designs

Not On View


Contemporary Art, Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Cologne: Galerie der Spiegel, 1956) Octavo; [30 ff.]; publisher’s original printed cream-colored wrappers.

Typographic designs.

Cologne: Galerie der Spiegel, 1956


Carl Zahn, by whom given to MFA, 2007.

Credit Line

Gift of Carl Zahn