Marcel Breuer furniture and interiors by Christopher Wilk

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  • Breuer, Marcel, -- 1902- -- Exhibitions.,
  • Furniture -- History -- 20th Century.

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Statementby Christopher Wilk ; introduction by J. Stewart Johnson.
ContributionsMuseum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)
LC ClassificationsNK2439.B/
The Physical Object
Pagination192p. :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18590111M
ISBN 100851393934

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Breuer used new technologies and new materials in order to develop his 'International Style' of work. Breuer first studied art in Vienna after winning a scholarship. Marcel Breuer (–81) is celebrated as a furniture designer, teacher and architect who changed the American house after his emigration from Hungary to the US in More recently historians, architects and—with the reopening in New York of the great megalith of his Whitney Museum as the Met Breuer—a larger public are gaining new insights into the cities and large-scale buildings.

Bauhaus Goes West: Modern Art and Design in Britain and America. The Cesca Chair was a chair design in by Marcel Breuer, using tubular steel. It was named Cesca as a tribute to Breuer’s adopted daughter Francesca (nicknamed Cheska).

In the chair was purchased by Knoll Associates (today known as the Knoll Group). Since then, approximatelyof the chairs have been purchased. A native of Pecs, Austria-Hungary, Marcel Breuer (nicknamed Lajko) taught at the Harvard Graduate School of Design (in Cambridge, Massachusetts) before ultimately settling in New York City.

He and his wife, Connie, were parents to children named Cesca and Tom. Associated WithDied: Jul 01, Marcel Breuer was a renowned Hungarian-American architect, ranked among the most influential architects and scholars of the 20 th century.

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