First edition of this book, which was subsequently re-released under different formats.
Binding in green cloth (9 x 12.2 cm) numbered in a gilded cartouche (No. 583).
21 colour photographs and 19 double pages in black and white.
Edition of 1,000 copies, including 750 put on sale.
Compilation of photographs showing tables of boards of directors.
English text that analyses the conception and the design of the tables.
‘The board of directors of multinational companies is usually imposing, therefore the size of the tables.’ The fact that crucial decisions are taken around them gives them prestige and value that explain why they are often custom made in refined and expensive materials’.
Bibliography: Martin Parr and Gerry Badger, the book of photographs, a history, volume 2, reproduced pages 278/279
- Number of Books
- Author/ Illustrator
- Jacqueline Hassink
- Book Title
- The Table of Power
- As new
- Publication year oldest item
- 1st Edition
- Original language
- MENNO VAN DE KOPPEL, AMSTERDAM
- Binding/ Material
- Limited edition, Numbered edition