Title Modern Furniture: Its Design and Construction
Book Condition Good
Jacket Condition Fair
Size 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall
Publisher New York Reinhold Publishing Corporation 1949
Seller ID 005766
Beige cloth with title in brown on front cover and spine. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers and light browning to endpapers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Fair, generally shelfworn with some light soiling and foxing. Small pencil note to top left-hand corner of rear of dustjacket. Price-clipped. 157pp. plus 15pp. appendix. Many b/w drawings and photographs.This is a kind of "how-to-do it" book. It contains many examples of furniture designed circa 1949 by recognised American and European designers such as Bruno Mathsson, Hans Bellman and Vittoriano Vigano. The designs are accompanied by scale drawings and dimensions (see image).