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1000 ChairsMore than any other piece of furniture the chair has been subjected to the wildest dreams of the designers The particular curve of a back rest or the twist of a leg the angle of a seat or the colour of the entire artefact all reflect the stylistic consciousness of each era From Gerrit Rietveld and Al In another life I was an architect In this life I just hope to someday own a Noguchi tableWhile I marked this as read I haven't really read the whole thing I've just browsed the pictures

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Machines Marcel Breuer's Wassily chair and Ron Arad's avant garde armchairs The book devotes one page to each chair and displays them on their own as pure form This account of 200 years of chair design represented by 1000 chairs by some 400 international designers fully describes the life of the chai A fantastic and economic visual survey of seating from the past 150 years One of the best reference books I own and a must for furniture lovers

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PDF à BOOK 1000 Chairs ´ CHARLOTTE FIELL ´ More than any other piece of furniture the chair has been subjected to the wildest dreams of the designers The particular curve of a back rest or the twist of a leg the angle of a seat or the colour of the entire artefact all reflect the stylistic consciousness of each era From Gerrit RieVar Aalto via Verner Panton to Eva Zeisel; from Art Nouveau to International Style from Pop Art to Postmodernism the phenomenon of the chair is so complex that it reuires a reference work as comprehensive as this to do it full justice They are all here Thonet's bentwood chairs and Hoffmann's sitting any Chair Enjoyer should own this