Twentieth Century Furniture by Fiona and Keith Baker is published by Carlton Books. It charts the diverse furniture designs of the 20th century, from the Arts and Crafts Movement and Art Deco, via the early Modernists and Pop Art, to present pieces. The book features the work of Philippe Starck, Henry van der Velde, Le Corbusier, Alvar Aalto, Charles and Ray Eames, Tom Dixon and Ron Arad, and retails at £25.
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