Image ID
HB-05554-J
Headline
Living room display with people, 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-J, 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
4772
KEYWORDS
(n.p.)
built environment
architecture
people
women
men
interior views
Hedrich-Blessing
Herman Miller Furniture Company
furniture
showrooms
mid-century modern
Rohde, Gilbert
living rooms
model homes
modular furniture
Merchandise Mart (Chicago, Ill.)
Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
1991.505
Chicago (Ill.)
hb05554j
living room display with people herman miller showroom

Interior view of a living room display with a man and two women (probably models) conversing on a patterned sectional sofa at the Herman Miller Showroom, probably located at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago, Illinois, November 27, 1939. Photographed for Miller designer Gilbert Rohde.

Interior view of a living room display with a man and two women (probably models) conversing on a patterned sectional sofa at the Herman Miller Showroom, probably located at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago, Illinois, November 27, 1939. Photographed for Miller designer Gilbert Rohde.