This Spider Table was designed by Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann (France) between 1918 and 1920 and was produced in It is composed of Ebony wood and Ivory inlay and gets its name from its spider-like narrow frame.
Tea kettle designed and manufactured by William Arthur Smith Benson between 1854 and 1924 and constructed using brass and copper. This piece is one of many that came out of the Arts and Crafts movement that demonstrated skilled crafted design.
Midgard Table Lamp Model 114 by Curt Fischer, Bauhaus 1930s
This Cradle was designed by Peter Keler in 1922 and was inspired by the mural art of Wassily Kadinsky. It was designed as an assignment to Keler by Walter Groepius during his time at the Bauhaus. This design combined art and functional elements which makes it an important example of constructivism. It uses multiple simple shapes to create a complex product, this promotes profitable manufacturing. C, Knowles, 2015. Bauhaus Cradle. [Online]…
Early 20th century Wedgwood creamer featuring a base relief of friendship comforting pain based on a design by Lady Elizabeth Templetown (The New Bride). It is an example of art and craft that was taken a step further, combining art and craft with a production line in order to manufacture quality craft products to a wider class of people.