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In the middle of the twentieth century, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, and Finland, four countries with a total population no larger than New York City, impacted the world of design to a degree never before seen and unlikely to be repeated Scandinavian Modern design already had a solid domestic audience, and the Post World War II American consumer was ready for the distinctive style and the fine quality it offered With a focus on than 60 designers, this extensively researched book presents the furniture and household objects especially those of wood and metal of the Scandinavian Modern style, beginning in the 1930s and culminating in the 1970s Hundreds of photographs and a comprehensive introduction, historical timeline, and appendices of furniture makers and designers, distributors, and sources are included Detailed captions with current prices, a large bibliography, and an index make this book a valuable reference and a must for all collectors, dealers, and researchers of Scandinavian design....

Title : Scandinavian Modern Furnishings 1930-1970: Designed for Life (Schiffer Book for Designers & Collectors)
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ISBN : 0764314920
Format Type : Hardcover
Language : English
Publisher : Schiffer Publishing December 4, 2001
Number of Pages : 240 pages
File Size : 762 KB
Status : Available For Download
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Scandinavian Modern Furnishings 1930-1970: Designed for Life (Schiffer Book for Designers & Collectors) Reviews

  • Madame Clicquot
    2018-11-23 14:14

    So well organized, and covers all basis. Love it! Thanks so much for all your due diligence and commitment to informing those that need to know, Michael. Much appreciate my 'go to' resource. From Naples, FL :)

  • Ron  Cunha
    2018-11-12 12:12

    Out standing information, highly recommended !

  • BajaMama
    2018-11-16 19:12

    Book was a gift and the recipient loved it!