Famous Modern Furniture Timeline 1920 – 1929

This was a period of prolific 20th Century furniture design work.

Designers like Le corbusier and Charlotte Perriand were using tubular steel – the new material of the time to create iconic wonders like the chaise longue, whilst Marcel Breuer was creating his famous Wassily Chair – said to have come up with his bent tubular steel concept for this chair while looking at the handle bars of his bicycle.

Browse through the timeline and compare the work of the designers and see how their designs have stood the test of time and can well sit in any living room of a modern home today.

Famous Modern Classic Furniture for the period of 1920 to 1929

1923 Schroeder End Table- Gerrit Rietveld

1925 Wassily Chair- Marcel Breuer

1925 Prague Chair- Josef Hoffman

1925 Taliesin Furniture- Frank Lloyd Wright

1926 MR Series Chairs- Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

1926 Chair S33- Mart Stam

1927 Transat Chair- Eileen Gray

1927 E1027 Adjustable TableEileen Gray

1928 Cesca Chair- Marcel Breuer

1928 Basculant Chair- Le Corbusier and Charlotte Perriand

1928 Grand Confort- Le Corbusier

1928 Petit Confort- Le Corbusier

1928 Chaise Lounge- Le Corbusier

1928 Table- oval tubular base- Le Corbusier

1928 B301 Sling Back Chair ( Fauteuil Dossier) – Charlotte Perriand

1928 LC2 Grand Confort – Charlotte Perriand

1928 B306 Chaise Longue Recliner – Charlotte Perriand

1928-29 B302 Swivel Chair – Charlotte Perriand

1929 Weissenhof Chair- Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

1929 Tugendhat Chair- Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

1929 Brno Chair- Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

1929 Barcelona Chair- Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

1929 Siege Tournament- Le Corbusier

Continue the timeline for other classic modern furniture dates below.

1900 – 1909

1910 – 1919

1930 – 1939

1940 – 1949

1950 – 1959

1960 – 1969

1970 – 1979

1980 – 1989

1990 – 1999

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