Image ID
HB-05554-C
Headline
View of living room display, Herman Miller Showroom
Date Depicted
November 27, 1939
Date Created
November 27, 1939
Creator
Hedrich-Blessing
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
black-and-white negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2017, all rights reserved
Credit Line
HB-05554-C, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Acquisition Source
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Horizon Bib. No.
6208
Max Pixels - Height
6000
Max Pixels - Width
4697
KEYWORDS
(n.p.)
architecture
built environment
interior views
Hedrich-Blessing
Herman Miller Furniture Company
furniture
showrooms
mid-century modern
Rohde, Gilbert
Merchandise Mart (Chicago, Ill.)
model homes
interior décor
living rooms
Chicago (Ill.)
Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
1991.505
hb05554c
view of living room display herman miller showroom

Interior view of a living room display, featuring a deep, button-tufted settee and matching chaise, along with a coffee table, sidebar, and other pieces of home décor, at a Herman Miller Showroom, probably located at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago, Illinois, November 27, 1939. A dining room display is visible through floor-to-ceiling room divider in the background. Photographed for Miller designer Gilbert Rohde.

Interior view of a living room display, featuring a deep, button-tufted settee and matching chaise, along with a coffee table, sidebar, and other pieces of home décor, at a Herman Miller Showroom, probably located at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago, Illinois, November 27, 1939. A dining room display is visible through floor-to-ceiling room divider in the background. Photographed for Miller designer Gilbert Rohde.