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Fifties Furniture by Paul McCobb: Directional Designs

Fifties Furniture by Paul McCobb: Directional Designs

Paul McCobb with Preface by Jennifer A. Lindbeck

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Today Paul McCobb’s furniture and interior designs of the 1950s rank alongside Russell Wright, Gustav Stickley, and Heywood-Wakefield as marked staples in modern design. Paul McCobb’s Directional Designs furniture line exhibits the low-cost, functional, and versatile furniture components, storage units, and interiors that earned McCobb the title of “America’s decorator” during the mid-twentieth century. Containing over 100 coordinating room settings, including chairs, sofas, desks, benches, shelves, interiors, and much more, with information on McCobb’s achievements and design principles, up-to-date price guide, and index, this book presents one of the backbones of modern design.

Size: 8 1/2″ x 11″ | 100+ original catalog photos | Price Guide/Index | 112 pp
ISBN13: 9780764311390 | Binding: hard cover