Image ID
HB-05554-F
Headline
Couch and coffee table, 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-F, 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
4750
KEYWORDS
(n.p.)
built environment
architecture
interior views
Hedrich-Blessing
Herman Miller Furniture Company
furniture
showrooms
mid-century modern
Rohde, Gilbert
coffee tables
couches
living rooms
model homes
sofas
interior décor
Merchandise Mart (Chicago, Ill.)
Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
1991.505
Chicago (Ill.)
hb05554f
couch and coffee table herman miller showroom

Detail view of a living room display, centering on a modern couch and wood-and-glass coffee table with rounded sides, at a Herman Miller Showroom, probably located at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago, Illinois, November 27, 1939. Photographed for Miller designer Gilbert Rohde.

Detail view of a living room display, centering on a modern couch and wood-and-glass coffee table with rounded sides, at a Herman Miller Showroom, probably located at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago, Illinois, November 27, 1939. Photographed for Miller designer Gilbert Rohde.