The Electronic Poem by Le Corbusier (Le poème électronique)

The Electronic Poem by Le Corbusier (Le poème électronique)

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LE CORBUSIER; VARÈSE, Edgar.

Eindhoven: Philips. 1958.

8 x 8 inches. pp. [72]. 30 halftones, 11 line drawings. Good+ cond.: light exterior wear incl. corner crease, edgewear. Shorter English edition (the book appeared in multiple languages with the same cover; there is an extended French edition). 

Publication documenting a collaboration between Le Corbusier and Varèse on a pavilion for Philips at the Universal Exhibition in Brussels, 1958. Le Corbusier created the architecture and the "poem" ("sound, light, color, rhythm"), while Varèse contributed the music.