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"Wassily" chair, 1925 Marcel Breuer (American, born Hungary, 1902–1981) Chrome-plated steel, canvas upholstery

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Functional and made of materials used in modern architecture that could be mass-produced while remaining attractive and comfortable. The movement was concerned not only with design but also with materials. It recognized that mass production was most suited to industrial products such as chrome, steel, plastic, and glass. Slim lines, a bold streamlined look, and a highly functional character typify modern furniture.focused on new industrial materials, machine production.

Functional and made of materials used in modern architecture that could be mass-produced while remaining attractive and comfortable. The movement was concerned not only with design but also with materials. It recognized that mass production was most suited to industrial products such as chrome, steel, plastic, and glass. Slim lines, a bold streamlined look, and a highly functional character typify modern furniture.focused on new industrial materials, machine production.

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Hungarian-born modernist, architect and furniture designer, Marcel Breuer( 1902-1981) in one of his Wassily chairs. Was the pioneer of tubular steel furniture, which was allegedly inspired by his bycycle handlebars.

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scandinaviancollectors: Marcel Breuer, model B3-chair (the Wassily-chair), designed in 1925-1926. / Pinterest

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