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Title The work of Charles and Ray Eames : a legacy of invention / essays by Donald Albrecht ... [et al.].

Imprint New York : Harry N. Abrams in association with the Library of Congress and the Vitra Design Museum, 1997.


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 Axe 2nd Floor Oversize Stacks  745.44922 Ea62Dw    ---  Available
Description 205 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.
Note "This publication accompanies an international traveling exhibition organized by the Library of Congress in partnership with the Vitra Design Museum"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 194-196) and index.
Contents Design is a method of action / Donald Albrecht -- Office of Charles Eames and Ray Kaiser : the material trail / Joseph Giovannini -- Evolving forms : a photographic essay of Eames furniture, prototypes, and experiments / Donald Albrecht -- Happy octopus : Charles and Ray learn science and teach it with images / Philip and Phylis Morrison -- Sense of the mysterious / Alan Lightman -- Reflections on the Eames house / Beatriz Colomina -- "Natural overlap" : Charles and Ray Eames and the federal government / Helena Lipstadt.
Subject Eames, Charles -- Criticism and interpretation.
Eames, Ray -- Criticism and interpretation.
Design -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Added Author Albrecht, Donald.
ISBN 0810917998 (clothbound)
0810927527 (pbk.)

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