Mid-Century Modern Icons of Design

Here Design, Frances Ambler

Description

Mid-Century Modern remains one of the most popular, collectable, and dynamic styles of international design. This gift book features original illustrations of iconic mid-century designs, from Eames chairs to Poul Henningsen lamps and George Nelson clocks, all rendered in a distinctive graphic style.

Featuring more than 90 pieces by over 60 designers and design duos, Mid-Century Modern: Icons of Design is arranged chronologically, and includes chairs, tables, storage, lighting, and product and industrial designs. On each spread, a stylish illustration of the piece is accompanied by a concise overview; an index of models, designers and manufacturers makes the book a useful reference.

Inspired by one of the most iconic eras of modern design, this covetable gift book brings a touch of Mid-Century Modern style into any home. 

Contributors

Here Design

Illustrated By

Here Design is an award-winning, multidisciplinary design studio that dreams up and crafts whole brand worlds, rooted in authenticity and cultural knowledge.

Frances Ambler

Text By

Frances Ambler is a guest editor at MidCentury Magazine.