Mid-century Modern: Furniture of the 1950s

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Harmony Books, 1995 - Design - 176 pages
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This highly praised celebration of '50s design recalls the wonders of boomerang-shaped coffee tables, the funky curvaceousness of biomorphic furniture, the industrial sleekness of cool metals, and other design delights. "Will undoubtedly foster a new appreciation of furniture from the '50s."-- Chicago Sun-Times. 125 4-color photographs and 100 black-and-white photographs.

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About the author (1995)

Cara Greenberg has been a professional freelance writer since 1978, producing hundreds of articles on design, antiques, and collecting for Metropolitan Home and Art & Antiques (where she is a contributing editor), as well as The New York Times, House Beautiful, Elle, Decor, Money, and other publications. She is also the author of several acclaimed books on furniture and style, including Mid-Century Modern: Furniture of the 1950s (Harmony, 1984, 1989, 1995) and House Beautiful Bedrooms (Hearst, 1996).

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