Interiors + Industrial Design. Volume CXIII, Number 2, September, 1953. Cover by Aldo Giurgola.
Gueft, Olga, editor.
Price: 75.00 USD
New York: Whitney Publications, 1953. . 4to. 174 pp. Profusely illustrated in color and black and white. Some of the articles: Shades of English gentility in Loewy's Rogers Peet store, Stronghold on the Hudson: a house by Walker Field, The Thonet exhibition at the Musem of Modern Art, Makers of Tradition---17: the inventors of the Empire style, Good Design: the summer additions, concluded. Among the ads: full page ad for John Widdicomb titled Mid-Century Modern in a New key, full page ad for Knoll Associates featuring " Harry Bertoia designs a lounge chair in an exciting new sculptural form. Highly versatile, it is planned for indoor-outdoor, all weather use. Non-rust black oxide base, white enamel or vinyl seat, foam rubber padding. With or without pivot mechanism to adjust seating position", full page ad for Herman Miller featuring the Rosewood Collection by George Nelson, full page ad for raymor, full page ad for Industria mueblera s.a. featuring their Continental-American Collection by Edmond J. Spence, full page ad for the heifetz company, full page ad for Jens Risom, a stunning full page ad for Quaintance Fabrics featuring their " Defense D'Afficher" fabric, full page ad for the Dunbar Furniture Company, Full page ad for Directional Furniture featuring the Connoisseur's Collection by Paul McCobb, 1/2 page ad for Thonet furniture featuring their exhibit at the Museum of Modern Art. A little wear to covers otherwise fine. .