The Modern Chair

The Modern Chair

Classic Designs by Thonet, Breuer, Le Corbusier, Eames, and Others

Book - 1997
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More than 40 "classic" modern chairs, illustrated and discussed by a noted furniture designer, exemplify the marriage of practicality and aesthetics. Thonet's Bentwood armchair, Breuer's Wassily chair, van der Rohe's Barcelona chair, and many others are depicted in photographs and explanatory drawings.

A noted furniture designer discusses functional and aesthetic elements of more than 40 "classic" modern chairs. Profusely illustrated with photographs and explanatory drawings.

Publisher: Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, [1997]
ISBN: 9780486298078
Branch Call Number: 749.32 MEADM
Characteristics: 192 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Notes: Includes index
Originally published: New York, Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1979


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