Image ID
HB-05554-N
Headline
Woman with serving cart and two models 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-N, 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
4685
KEYWORDS
(n.p.)
built environment
architecture
people
women
interior views
Hedrich-Blessing
furniture
showrooms
mid-century modern
Rohde, Gilbert
Herman Miller Furniture Company
living rooms
Merchandise Mart (Chicago, Ill.)
model homes
Walnut Group
vintage
Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
1991.505
men
Chicago (Ill.)
hb05554n
woman with serving cart and two models in living room display herman miller showroom

A woman with a rolling bar cart serves a beverage to another woman seated in a tufted chair, while a man sits in an upholstered armchair in the foreground, in a living room display at the Herman Miller Showroom (probably located at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago, Illinois), November 27, 1939. The image may show items from the company's Walnut Group and Formal Dining Group collections designed by Gilbert Rohde. The people depicted are most likely models. Photographed for Gilbert Rohde.

A woman with a rolling bar cart serves a beverage to another woman seated in a tufted chair, while a man sits in an upholstered armchair in the foreground, in a living room display at the Herman Miller Showroom (probably located at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago, Illinois), November 27, 1939. The image may show items from the company's Walnut Group and Formal Dining Group collections designed by Gilbert Rohde. The people depicted are most likely models. Photographed for Gilbert Rohde.