Take a detailed look at the exciting and highly collectible modern furniture of the 1950s--furniture created by renowned designers, including Charles and Ray Eames, George Nelson, Harry Bertoia, Isamu Noguchi, and Eero Saarinen, and produced by companies such as Herman Miller, Knoll, and Heywood-Wakefield. Included in this new and improved second edition are over 450 color and vintage black and white photographs bearing detailed captions for all the classic designs, plus accessories, 70 designer biographies and company histories, a construction case study, a source list, bibliography, values, and an index. This single volume is an invaluable reference.
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Alexander Girard aluminum armchair Bauhaus biomorphic birch brass Brno chair cabinet Cassina chair designed Charles and Ray Charles Eames chromed coffee table courtesy Herman Miller courtesy Treadway Gallery depth x 29 depth x 30 designed by Charles designed by George designs include diameter Eames for Herman Eero Saarinen Eidelberg frame Frank Lloyd Wright freeform furniture design George Nelson George Nelson Associates Gilbert Rohde Harry Bertoia height Heywood-Wakefield Howard Miller interiors Knoll Associates Knoll Studio label legs Lightolier ln addition lnstitute lnternational lounge chair ltaly Modern Art modern design molded plywood Museum of Modern Nelson for Herman niture panel Paul McCobb Photo cour Photo courtesy Christie's Photo courtesy Herman Photo courtesy Skinner Photo courtesy Treadway Photo courtesyTreadway Gallery plywood produced Ray Eames Risom Rohe sofa Sotheby's Steelcase stool Stow & Davis style tubular steel ture upholstery Warren Platner width x 24 width x l8 wire wood wooden York