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Design for Textile

Designer:
Alexander Hayden Girard, American, 1907–1993  Search this
Office of:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Medium:
Brush and black ink, graphite on white tracing paper
Type:
textile designs
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1960
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander H. Girard
Accession Number:
1969-165-364
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Textile Design

Designer:
Alexander Hayden Girard, American, 1907–1993  Search this
Office of:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Medium:
Gold and silver foil, black paper, paper cut outs, graphite on tracing paper
Type:
textile designs
Collage
Object Name:
Collage
Made in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1954
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander H. Girard
Accession Number:
1969-165-235
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Textile Design: Quatrefoil, no. 625

Designer:
Alexander Hayden Girard, American, 1907–1993  Search this
Office of:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Medium:
Graphite and crayon on white tracing paper
Type:
textile designs
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
1954
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander H. Girard
Accession Number:
1969-165-246
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Textile Design: Quatrefoil, no. 625

Designer:
Alexander Hayden Girard, American, 1907–1993  Search this
Office of:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Medium:
Blueprint, diazo print on white wove paper
Type:
textile designs
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
USA
Date:
1954
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander H. Girard
Accession Number:
1969-165-247
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Design for Printed Textile-Bispot

Designer:
Alexander Hayden Girard, American, 1907–1993  Search this
Office of:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Medium:
Pen and black ink, graphite on heavy white tracing paper
Object Name:
Drawing
Type:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
1961
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander H. Girard
Accession Number:
1969-165-381
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Design for Printed Textile: "Quadrispot"

Designer:
Alexander Hayden Girard, American, 1907–1993  Search this
Office of:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Medium:
Pen and black ink, graphite on heavy white tracing paper
Type:
textile designs
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
1961
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander H. Girard
Accession Number:
1969-165-382
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Design for Printed Textile-"Trispot I"

Designer:
Alexander Hayden Girard, American, 1907–1993  Search this
Office of:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Medium:
Pen and black ink, graphite on heavy white tracing paper
Type:
textile designs
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
1961
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander H. Girard
Accession Number:
1969-165-383
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Design for Printed Textile-"Trispot II"

Designer:
Alexander Hayden Girard, American, 1907–1993  Search this
Office of:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Medium:
Pen and black ink, graphite on heavy white tracingpaper
Type:
textile designs
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
1961
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander H. Girard
Accession Number:
1969-165-384
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Design for Printed Textile-"Ovals"

Designer:
Alexander Hayden Girard, American, 1907–1993  Search this
Office of:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Medium:
Pen and black ink, graphite on heavy white tracing paper
Type:
textile designs
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
1961
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander H. Girard
Accession Number:
1969-165-390
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Model 3920 Vanity

Manufacturer:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Designer:
Gilbert Rohde, American, 1894–1944  Search this
Medium:
East Indian laurel, Sequoia burl, oak, acrylic, brass, steel, leather, glass
Type:
furniture
Decorative Arts
vanity
Object Name:
vanity
Manufactured in:
Zeeland, Michigan, USA
Date:
1939
Credit Line:
Gift of George R. Kravis II
Accession Number:
2016-5-19-a/d
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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edanmdm:chndm_2016-5-19-a_d

Braniff Airways Model 66310 Armchair

Manufacturer:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Client:
Braniff International Airways, Active 1930 - 1982  Search this
Designer:
Alexander Hayden Girard, (American, 1907–1993)  Search this
Medium:
vinyl, urethane foam, latex foam, plywood (body), aluminum (legs); cotton, wool, nylon (upholstery)
Type:
furniture
Decorative Arts
chair
Object Name:
chair
Manufactured in:
Zeeland, Michigan, USA
Date:
1967
Credit Line:
Gift of George R. Kravis II in honor of Caroline Baumann
Accession Number:
2013-37-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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edanmdm:chndm_2013-37-1
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Panton

Manufacturer:
Vitra AG, Birsfelden, Switzerland, founded 1950  Search this
Producer:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Designer:
Verner Panton, (Danish, 1926–1998)  Search this
Medium:
Injection molded Luran S thermoplastic
Type:
furniture
Decorative Arts
Stacking side chair
Object Name:
Stacking side chair
Manufactured in:
Basel, Swizerland
Date:
designed 1960, manufactured 1972
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert Blaich
Accession Number:
1977-1-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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No. 670 (chair), No. 671 (ottoman)

Manufacturer:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Designer:
Charles Eames, American, 1907–1978  Search this
Executor:
Don Albinson  Search this
Medium:
Rosewood, leather, metal, upholstered cushions (filled with down, duck feathers, foam)
Type:
furniture
Decorative Arts
Chair and ottoman
Object Name:
Chair and ottoman
Made in:
Zeeland, Michigan, USA
Date:
1956
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert Blaich
Accession Number:
1977-1-2-a,b
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Child's chair

Manufacturer:
Evans Products Company, American, 1923 - ca. 1962  Search this
Distributor:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Designer:
Charles Eames, American, 1907–1978  Search this
Ray Kaiser Eames, American, 1912–1988  Search this
Medium:
Molded laminated birch plywood, brown stain
Type:
furniture
Decorative Arts
Child's chair
Manufactured in:
Venice, California, USA
Date:
1944
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. R. Wallace Bowman
Accession Number:
1969-117-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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LCW

Manufacturer:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Designer:
Charles Eames, American, 1907–1978  Search this
Ray Kaiser Eames, American, 1912–1988  Search this
Medium:
Bent, ebonized, laminated plywood, metal (screws)
Type:
furniture
Decorative Arts
Chair
Object Name:
Chair
Made in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1946
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Gustave Gilbert
Accession Number:
1967-85-19
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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DCW

Manufacturer:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Designer:
Charles Eames, American, 1907–1978  Search this
Ray Kaiser Eames, American, 1912–1988  Search this
Medium:
plywood, rubber
Type:
furniture
Decorative Arts
Side chair
Object Name:
Side chair
Made in:
Zeeland, Michigan, USA
Date:
1946
Credit Line:
Gift of Anonymous Donor
Accession Number:
1963-22-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright Notice:
© Courtesy of Herman Miller, Charles and Ray Eames Designers
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Rib

Designer:
Alexander Hayden Girard, (American, 1907–1993)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Orinoka Mills, (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA)  Search this
Producer:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Medium:
Medium: cotton (52%) wool (29%) and nylon (19%) Technique: warp-faced plain weave with heavy weft
Type:
woven textiles
Sample
Object Name:
Sample
Date:
1959
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander H. Girard
Accession Number:
1969-165-1135
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4b963d235-8836-4234-81f4-35218f14d46a
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edanmdm:chndm_1969-165-1135

Giant Stripes

Designer:
Alexander Hayden Girard, (American, 1907–1993)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Orinoka Mills, (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA)  Search this
Producer:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Medium:
Medium: wool (54%) and cotton (46%) Technique: warp-faced twill.
Type:
woven textiles
Sample
Object Name:
Sample
Date:
1959
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander H. Girard
Accession Number:
1969-165-1136
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq48be495c7-d54a-4689-8a28-0708f981da18
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1969-165-1136

Nylopoint

Designer:
Alexander Hayden Girard, (American, 1907–1993)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Orinoka Mills, (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA)  Search this
Producer:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Medium:
Medium: nylon (75%) and cotton (25%) Technique: plain weave with doubled warps
Type:
woven textiles
Sample
Object Name:
Sample
Date:
1959
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander H. Girard
Accession Number:
1969-165-1141
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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BigChek

Designer:
Alexander Hayden Girard, (American, 1907–1993)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Orinoka Mills, (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA)  Search this
Producer:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: 4\1 twill damask
Type:
woven textiles
Sample
Object Name:
Sample
Made in:
Zeeland, Michigan, USA
Date:
1952
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander H. Girard
Accession Number:
1969-165-100
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1969-165-100

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