Published in 1973, this rare book from MoMA Publications is in mint condition and available in extremely limited quantities. Each book from this special selection has been stored for decades. MoMA’s publications program has been an integral part of the Museum’s mission since its founding in 1929. These award-winning MoMA exhibition- and collection-related titles are renowned for their high production values. Please note that the cover photo is for reference only and does not reflect the actual condition of the book being sold. Nicely illustrated black-and-white survey of Charles Eames' major furniture designs, including his commissioned work for public spaces. Drawn entirely from the Museum's own collection, the exhibition includes more than 50 objects — 39 chairs as well as examples of multiple seating, tables, and storage units. It is directed by Arthur Drexler. Essential for fans of Eames and mid-century modern design.
At MoMA Design Store, all of the designs we sell are curator-approved and authentic. We ensure the integrity of our products through research and by working closely with the designers. Our products embody the spirit of good design objects in MoMA's collection. Some of them are actual designs represented in the Museum's collection.