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Scandinavian Modern Furnishings 1930-1970 Price Guide

Scandinavian Modern Furnishings 1930-1970 Price Guide


With a focus on more than 60 designers from Denmark, Sweden, Norway, and Finland

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Artikelcode: 7500

 

Scandinavian Modern Furnishings 1930-1970 with Price Guide
239 pages
color photos
Hard cover with dust jacket
22 x 29 cm
1,547 kg
English

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 more 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.