Miller's Mid Century Modern

Miller's Mid Century Modern by Judith Miller

Title: Miller's Mid Century Modern
Author: Judith Miller
ISBN10: 1845336933
ISBN13: 978-1845336936
Publisher: Mitchell Beazley; First Edition edition (November 7, 2012)
Language: English
Subcategory: Home Improvement & Design
Size PDF: 1757 kb
Size Fb2: 1741 kb
Rating: 3.9/5
Votes: 445
Pages: 256 pages
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Miller's Mid Century Modern by Judith Miller


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Living with mid-century modern design.From the 'soft modernism' of Scandinavian furniture, to the sleek clean lines of the lighting created by the Castiglione brothers in Italy, all the iconic designs and designers of the period are featured in this guide to one of the most exciting periods of design history. The careers and influence of groundbreaking designers, including Charles and Ray Eames, Alvar Aalto, Robin and Lucienne Day, Georg Jensen, Anne Jacobsen and many others, are described in stand-alone feature pages. Key pieces (including a number of previously unpublished examples) are placed in historical context with coverage of innovations in design, production methods and materials.Mid-century Modern design is hugely popular with collectors and decorators alike. This invaluable book explores the most desirable furniture, ceramics, glass, metalware, interiors, and textiles from the late 1930s through to the early 1960s.