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Living with Modern Classics: The Chair

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Book News Annotation:

Showcases some 40 chairs that have become 20th-century classics, featuring only items that are still in production, and offers an introduction to their designers and to the designers' other work. Chairs are shown in color in stylish contemporary interiors. Includes a source list of retailers and suppliers. Wilhide is author and co- author of many books on interior design. Photographer Andrew Wood specializes in interiors and fashion.
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Synopsis:

The most influential furniture designers of the 20th century are showcased in this tribute to their ingenuity in transforming functional chairs into objects of sculptural beauty. Includes a list of furniture manufacturers and retailers. 125 color illustrations.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780823031092
Subtitle:
The Chair
Author:
Wood, Andrew
Author:
Wood, Andrew
Publisher:
Watson-Guptill
Location:
New York
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
History
Subject:
Furniture
Subject:
Design - Furniture
Subject:
Chairs
Subject:
Chair design
Series Volume:
no. 9
Publication Date:
20000201
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
9.56x9.31x.60 in. 1.19 lbs.

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