A French-language book and DVD to accompany an exhibition on 20th-century French furniture design, held at the Arts décoratifs, Paris, Sept. 22, 2010-Jan. 2, 2011. Includes bibliographical references and an index.
Published in conjunction with the exhibition "The Maker’s Hand: American Studio Furniture, 1940-1999," organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, in collaboration with The Furniture Society, from November 12, 2003, to February 8, 2004. Includes bibliographical references and an index.
A history of 20th-century furniture design. Contents: 1900 to 1945 : introduction : ornament in exile; 1945 to 1950 : reconstruction and rationalism; 1950 to 1960 : the ascendancy of organic design; 1960 to 1970 : pop culture and anti-design; 1970 to 1980 : conformist, reformist or contesting; 1980 to the present day : the eclectic years; Collecting modern furniture; Specialist dealers, galleries and museums. Includes bibliographical references and an index.