Five Lessons from Mid-Century Modern Furniture

Mid Century Modern

As a material object, a piece of furniture reflects the taste of its designer, the skill of its maker and larger cultural influences. For example, Shaker furniture shows the elegance of simplicity and the value of using local woods, while Utility furniture derives from post-World-War II scarcity. You don’t need to be a cultural historian to learn from a piece or style; examine an item with an eye to see […]

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