Interiors + Industrial Design. Volume CIX, Number 5, December 1949. Cover by Alexander Calder. " We are assured by Sandy Calder that Fatima, the lady on our cover, has a heavy hand symbolizing Good Luck, according to ancient Arabian usage. But the little bird, while he does have certai
Schroeder, Francis de N. editor.
Price: 95.00 USD
New York: Whitney Publications, 1949. . 4to.158 pp. Predominantly illustrated in black and white with a few illustrations in color. Some of the articles: Postwar architecture: from the Museum of Modern Art's exhibition, Haines' headquarters: an ex-movie star's uninhibited studio, Calder: we try to keep up with the irrepressible sculptor, New England hillside house: Eliot Noyes' new home. Among the ads: Full page ad for Herman Miller showing office furniture, full page ad for Dunbar Furniture Co. features the furniture of Edward Wormley, full page ad for Johnson Furniture Company featuring new groupings by Paul Frankl with a photograph of Paul Frankl. full page ad for jg furniture company featuring a new chair of molded wood designed by Ray Komai 1/2 half page ad for Finland House featuring a new chair by Tapiovaara and a new table by Asko. 1/2 half page ad for Herman Miller featuring The Eames Folding Screen, full page ad by Thomas Yu for Schiffer prints featuring designs by Salavador Dali, full page ad for functional furniture manufacturers featuring chair designs by Allan Gould. Internally fine. .