Image ID
HB-05554-Q
Headline
Man with woman at desk in office furniture 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-Q, 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
4275
Max Pixels - Width
6000
KEYWORDS
(n.p.)
built environment
architecture
people
women
men
interior views
Hedrich-Blessing
furniture
showrooms
mid-century modern
Rohde, Gilbert
Herman Miller Furniture Company
Merchandise Mart (Chicago, Ill.)
model homes
offices
Art Deco
Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
1991.505
businessmen
businesswomen
Chicago (Ill.)
hb05554q
man with woman at desk in office furniture display herman miller showroom

Interior view of an office display, showing a man holding a piece of paper speaking to a woman seated at glass-topped desk with rounded wood storage and metal supports, inside a Herman Miller Showroom (probably located at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago, Illinois), November 27, 1939. The people depicted are most likely models. Photographed for Miller designer Gilbert Rohde.

Interior view of an office display, showing a man holding a piece of paper speaking to a woman seated at glass-topped desk with rounded wood storage and metal supports, inside a Herman Miller Showroom (probably located at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago, Illinois), November 27, 1939. The people depicted are most likely models. Photographed for Miller designer Gilbert Rohde.