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Charles & Ray Eames, 1907-78, 1912-88 : pioneers of mid-century modernism / Gloria Koenig ; Peter Gössel, editor.

Koenig, Gloria, author. (Author). Gössel, Peter, 1956- editor. (Added Author).
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Kendallville Public Library - Kendallville ART ARTIST EAMES Taschen (Text) 37516002022210 AdultNF Art Artist Available -

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  • ISBN: 9783836560214
  • Physical Description: 96 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm.
  • Publisher: Köln : Taschen, [2015]

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General Note: Original edition published: Köln ; Los Angeles : Taschen, c2005.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 96).
Formatted Contents Note: Early plywood experiments -- Molded plywood productions -- Arts & architecture covers -- Plywood furniture -- Case study house #8 -- Case study house #9 -- MoMa "International competition for low-cost furniture design" -- Herman Miller showroom -- Storage units -- Carson Pirie Scott window displays -- Plastic chairs -- Wire-mesh chairs -- House of cards -- Kwikset house -- Max De Pree house -- Lounge chair and ottoman -- Film: Day of the Dead -- Aluminum group -- Exhibition: mathematica -- Tandem sling seating -- IBM pavilion -- Exhibition: photography & the city -- Film: Banana leaf -- Film: Powers of ten.
Summary, etc.: Though they are best known to the general public for their furniture, the husband and wife duo of Charles and Ray Eames (1907-78 and 1912-88 respectively) were also forerunners in the fields of architecture, industrial design, photography and film. This book covers all the aspects of their illustrious career.
Subject: Eames, Charles.
Eames, Ray.
Design > United States > History > 20th century.

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