NY: New York Graphic Society, 1976. Hardcover. Black cloth. 319 pp. 18 color and 400 bw plates. VG/VG with light wear to dustjacket extremities. Item #14197
298-entry catalogue, each chair extensively annotated, lots of fascinating illustrations. From the robust mid-17th-century wainscot chair that has been associated with the university for 275 years to the technologically sophisticated chairs of Charles Eames of the 1970s, the (Yale) collection includes not only some of the finest examples of individual types ever made in American but also representative simpler pieces, even factory-made furniture of the 19th century that made inventuve use of new mass-production methods." Includes 298 chairs, stools, sofas, and beds.
Price: $20.00 save 10% $18.00