Sourcebook of Scandinavian Furniture

Sourcebook of Scandinavian Furniture

Designs for the 21st Century

Book Plus CD - 2007
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Today, a new generation of designers continues that tradition, creating pieces that are functional, comfortable, and visually appealing. This book, the first American summary of modern Scandinavian design in more than two decades, updates the history of design in the Nordic nations, and illustrates more than 500 of the best current furniture from over 70 producers, most of them in full color. It also includes detailed product specifications and sources, biographies of important Nordic designers, and a comprehensive bibliography. It will appeal to everyone with an interest in modern furniture, as well as designers, architects, collectors, and students with a special interest in Scandinavian design.

Norton Pub
The five countries known collectively as Scandinavia have been thesource of some of the most important furniture designs of the twentiethcentury.

Blackwell North Amer
Today, a new generation of designers continues that tradition, creating pieces that are functional, comfortable, and visually appealing. This book, the first American summary of modern Scandinavian design in more than two decades, updates the history of design in the Nordic nations, and illustrates more than 500 of the best current furniture from over 70 producers, most of them in full color. It also includes detailed product specifications and sources, biographies of important Nordic designers, and a comprehensive bibliography. It will appeal to everyone with an interest in modern furniture, as well as designers, architects, collectors, and students with a special interest in Scandinavian design.

Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, c2007
Edition: 1st ed
Description: 304 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
ISBN: 9780393731514
0393731510
Branch Call Number: 749.0948 Gur

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