The Herman Miller Furniture Company: Makers of Fine Furniture
Zeeland, Michigan, The Herman Miller Furniture Company, 1927. Hardcover. An early trade catalog from the American manufacturer, accompanied by the January, 1927 price list. Features dozens of products in a variety of furniture suites, including Modern French, Georgian, Spanish, Victorian, Hepplewhite, and Chippendale. Founded in 1905 as the Star Furniture Co. Herman Miller produced high quality wood furniture, especially bedroom suites, in historic revival styles. With the coming of the Great Depression, the company was forced to explore new products to survive in a shrinking market and began transitioning towards the modernist designs with which it is now associated. 14 illustrated plates, bound with metal fasteners in gray paper-covered boards with a gray buckram spine and gilt titles. Some general minor shelfwear; otherwise very good. Very good .
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Book number: 68829
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Keywords: Antiques, Furniture, Design, Trade Catalogs, Herman Miller