Collection

Glass House Study

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
Writing table, 1930
Tubular steel, black leather
H 29-1/2” x L 67-1/4” x W 31-1/2”
• Designed in 1930 for Philip Johnson’s New York apartment
• Unique construction

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
Brno tubular chair, 1929
Brown leather upholstered back and seat; chrome-plated tubular steel frame
H 31-1/2” x W 22” x D 21-1/2”
• Manufactured by Knoll International

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
Stool, 1930
Black leather, chrome-plated tubular
steel frame
H 18-1/2” x W 19-3/4” x D 17-1/2”
• Designed in 1930 for Philip Johnson’s New York apartment
• Unique construction

Walter von Nessen
Swing-arm table lamp, 1927
Brushed chromed steel, bakelite switch,
linen covered paper shade
H 18”

Tiger maple box
American, 19th century
H 4-3/4” x W 14” x D 7-1/4”

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