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The Chair - Living with Modern Classics

The Chair - Living with Modern Classics



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The Chair - Living with Modern Classics


 

The Chair - Living with Modern Classics
80 pages
color photos
Hard cover with dust jacket
24 x 24 cm
0,546 kg
English

The most influential furniture designers of the twentieth century are showcased in this tribute to their ingenuity in transforming functional chairs into objects of sculptural beauty. Although the forty chairs shown have museum status as classics, many have remained in continuous production since their initial introduction, making them available for home and office use, and all are photographed in stylish contemporary interior settings. As a shopping and reference source, the book provides a lengthy list of furniture manufacturers and retailers dealing in the best of twentieth-century seating pieces.

Includes illustrated examples of chair designs by Alvar Aalto, Harry Bertoia, Marcel Breuer, Le Corbusier, Charles and Ray Eames, Mies van der Rohe, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, Eero Saarinen, Philippe Starck, Hans Wegner, and others .....