December 1, 2007
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 184442006X
ISBN - 13: 9781844420063
From the Publisher
Vintage Furniture is an authoritative and beautifully illustrated guide to the most iconic and groundbreaking designs since the turn of the century. This fascinating story is accompanied by photographs of classic furniture in period settings as well as in specially commissioned illustrations. More than 250 colour photographs demonstrate the materials, technical accomplishments and exquisite workmanship that make vintage furniture designs so enduring, both in condition and in popularity.
About the Author
Fay Sweet is an authority on the history of modern design and architecture. A jouranlist and broadcaster, she is the author of more than 30 design and architecture books. During her career she has met and interviewed many of the world's leading design figures, including Philippe Starck, Alberto Alessi, Lucienne Day, Ron Arad, Jasper Morrison, Tom Dixon, Norman Foster, Zaha Hadid, and more.