Image ID
HB-05554-L
Headline
Woman serving refreshments in 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-L, 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
4698
KEYWORDS
(n.p.)
built environment
architecture
people
women
men
interior views
Hedrich-Blessing
Herman Miller Furniture Company
furniture
showrooms
mid-century modern
Rohde, Gilbert
Merchandise Mart (Chicago, Ill.)
living rooms
model homes
interior décor
Walnut Group
dining services
Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
1991.505
Chicago (Ill.)
hb05554l
woman serving refreshments in living room display herman miller showroom

A woman serves refreshments from a wheeled bar cart to a man and a woman (probably models) sitting on a sofa in a living room display at the Herman Miller Showroom, probably located at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago, Illinois, November 27, 1939.The bar cart is part of the company's 1939 Formal Dining Group designed by Gilbert Rohde, while other furniture may be from the company's Walnut Group. Photographed for Gilbert Rohde.

A woman serves refreshments from a wheeled bar cart to a man and a woman (probably models) sitting on a sofa in a living room display at the Herman Miller Showroom, probably located at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago, Illinois, November 27, 1939.The bar cart is part of the company's 1939 Formal Dining Group designed by Gilbert Rohde, while other furniture may be from the company's Walnut Group. Photographed for Gilbert Rohde.