Category: 1950s

design-is-fine:

design-is-fine:

1/ HMW Bambi, 1955. 2/ Puch Laro 125, 1956. 3/ KTM Mirabell 125, 1958. 4/ Lohner Sissy, 1961. Scootermania reloaded: On auction via Dorotheum. 

quaristices: Barbara Hepworth Stringed Figure …

quaristices:

Barbara Hepworth

Stringed Figure (Curlew), Version I

1956

collectorsweekly:

collectorsweekly:

Pixie” animated alarm clock by Westclox, circa 1959.

collectorsweekly: Modernist candelabra by Marc…

collectorsweekly:

Modernist candelabra by Marcel Poirier, made from hammered silver and agate, circa 1950s – 60s.

collectorsweekly:

collectorsweekly:

Secrets of the Blue Note Vault: Rediscovering Monk, Blakey, and Hancock

Pasadena Rose Bowl souvenir magazines from 195…

Pasadena Rose Bowl souvenir magazines from 1951 and 1952.

Regular

andrusmagnus:

Atomic Inspired Table Clock

1950s

The construction of the new city of Brasilia d…

The construction of the new city of Brasilia designed by Oscar Niemeyer, seen in a photo by Marcel Gautherot, circa 50s.

collectorsweekly: Gerrit Rietveld, prototype L…

collectorsweekly:

Gerrit Rietveld, prototype Lage Stoel (Voorstudie), 1950. Painted iron. Netherlands. (Via Sotheby’s)

Electro Match table cigarette lighter Model 3H…

Electro Match table cigarette lighter Model 3H, made by Korex Industries, circa 1950s.