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The furniture of Charles and Ray Eames

The furniture of Charles and Ray Eames

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Published by Vitra in Weil am Rhein .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eames, Charles -- Catalogs.,
  • Eames, Ray -- Catalogs.,
  • Vitra Design Museum -- Catalogs.,
  • Furniture design -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Catalogs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[text, Mathias Remmele ; translation, Barbara Hauss].
    GenreCatalogs.
    ContributionsRemmele, Mathias., Vitra Design Museum.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK2439.E2 A4 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination159 p. :
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16782159M
    ISBN 103931936740
    ISBN 109783931936747
    LC Control Number2008384029


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