Mid-Century Modern Flickr Picks

24.12.09

Flickr Pick of the Week: Vintage Bavarian Sign

Prof. Michael Stoll writes: This signage from the ’60s I got from eBay a few years ago. It’s 2.60m wide and 0.5m tall. “Medicus” is the name of an orthopedic...

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21.11.09

Investing in Melamine

Flickr group member brum b pulled in quite the harvest from the Utrecht Collectors Fair.

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25.03.09

Kim Ludy Photography

From the Flickr stream of Kim Ludy , photographer, vintage enthusiast, and Etsy seller .

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17.03.09

Red and Blue Fans by Itho

“ ready ”, recently submitted to our photo group by kaylovesvintage Never seen a fan like this one by Itho , a company that doesn’t seem to make commercial tabletop products anymore. ... See also: Erres Fan

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08.03.09

Krueger, King of Laundromat Seating

“ three seater. ”, recently submitted to our photo group by sfgirlbybay Victoria Smith (AKA SFGirlByBay ) noticed, as I have, that laundromats often have the coolest chairs. It's almost like there was a laundromat renovation fad in the ’60s — each shop updating their seating in the modern style of the day in an effort to keep up with the competition.

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04.03.09

IBM General Products Division, 1961

There is a high school north of Salt Lake City where I grew up that had similar exterior paneling in oranges and yellows. The showy façade could be seen from the highway and we mockingly called it Taco Time High, referencing a local Mexican joint with the same color scheme.

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03.03.09

Beverly Arts Center, Chicago

“ A sea of seats ”, recently submitted to our photo group by no way 77

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23.02.09

Erres Fan

“ charity shop ”, recently submitted to our photo group by kaylovesvintage

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19.02.09

Tufted Leather Swivel Chair by Vincent Cafiero

“ Knoll Ad 1963 ”, recently submitted to our photo group by MidCentArc Dandelion delight!

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08.02.09

Ikea’s Stockholm Collection

“ The entrance wall ”, recently submitted to our photo group by Eric P

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26.01.09

Big Apple

“ Minilux Color Test ”, recently submitted to our photo group by Chad Wadsworth .

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