Mid-Century Modern Challenge – Answers Revealed!

Mid-Century Modern Challenge – Answers Revealed!

On Friday I posted a fun little challenge to see if you could name the pieces in this photograph along with their designers.

Source: A Note on Design

Wouldn’t you love to be on the receiving end of a shipment like this?

Anyway, not to keep you in suspense any longer, here are the answers…

1.  Eames Walnut Stool designed by Charles and Ray Eames, 1960

Source: SZInteriors via Hive Modern

2.  Coconut Chair designed by George Nelson, 1955

Source: Herman Miller

3.  Eames Molded Plywood Lounge Chair (LCW – Lounge Chair with Legs), 1946

Source: Herman Miller

4.  Eames Aluminum Group Side Chair, 1958

Source: Herman Miller

5.  Eames Eiffel DSW Dining Chair (Molded Plastic with Wooden Legs), 1948


Source: Herman Miller

6.  Arne Jacobsen Series 7 Side Chair, 1955

Source: Hive Modern

7.  Eames Lounge Chair, 1956

Source: Herman Miller

8.  Sori Yanagi Butterfly Stool, 1954

Source: Hive Modern

When you see the dates of these designs, it just goes to show that great design is never out of style… no matter where the next trend takes us! I hope you find this a useful resource.

And a special congratulations to Tracey Ayton of Tracey Ayton Photography for naming 6 of the 8!

Thank you all for playing along 🙂

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