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Mid-Century Modern Design: Interior Design

Some Mid-Century Modern Interior Designers and Companies

Jacques Adnet
Felix Augenfeld
Donald Deskey
Alexander Girard
Knoll Associates
Herman Miller Furniture Company
Gio Ponti
Jean Royere
Skidmore Owings and Merrill
Ettore Sottsass
Frank Lloyd Wright


Interior Design: An Overivew

The library guide Interior Design: Overview recommends books, articles, images, web resources, and more.

Interiors in Mid-Century Modern

Abercrombie, Stanley. A Century of Interior Design 1900-2000. NK1980 A24 2003.

Fehrman, Cherie, and Kenneth Fehrman. Postwar Interior Design: 1945-1960. NK1986 O73 F4 1987.

Furniture & Interiors of the 1970s. NK2395 B66413 2005.

Havenhand, Lucinda Kaukas. Mid-Century Modern Interiors: The Ideas that Shaped Interior Design in America. NK2004 H38 2019.

Massey, Anne. Interior Design of the 20th Century. NK1980 M3 2001.

Quinn, Bradley. Mid-Century Modern: Interiors, Furniture, Design Details. NK2395 Q85 2004.

Richardson,Phyllis. Living Modern: The Sourcebook of Contemporary Interiors. NK1990 P69 2010.

Williamson, Leslie. Handcrafted Modern: At Home with Mid-Century Designers. NK1980 W55 2010.

Find More

Find more information in the Library Catalog. Select the Books & Media option and search for the following subjects:

Interior Decoration History 20th Century

Organic Design

names of specific designers, such as Deskey Donald (be sure to put the last name first)

Find magazine and journal articles by searching the databases listed on the library guides below:

Databases for Art

Databases for Design


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