Image ID
HB-05554-R
Headline
Herman Miller showroom, 1939
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-R, 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
4761
Max Pixels - Width
6000
KEYWORDS
hb05554r
herman miller showroom 1939

A woman (most likely a model) sits on an ottoman in front of a vanity with a circular floating mirror at a Herman Miller Showroom (possibly at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago, Illinois), November 27, 1939. The vanity is from the company's Bedroom Group No. 3770, and is made of Brazilian rosewood with mahogany inlays. Photographed for Miller designer Gilbert Rohde.

A woman (most likely a model) sits on an ottoman in front of a vanity with a circular floating mirror at a Herman Miller Showroom (possibly at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago, Illinois), November 27, 1939. The vanity is from the company's Bedroom Group No. 3770, and is made of Brazilian rosewood with mahogany inlays. Photographed for Miller designer Gilbert Rohde.

HB-05554-R, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection