Mid Century Modern Homes

Architect-Designed houses from $5,000 - $20,000 in the 1950s.

The focus of these houses are:

Economize the land you buy

 Save on space in your house

 Build a house that will expand

 Save on your construction system

 Save on building products you use

 Buy quality within your budget

 Save by building with others

 Save through your own work

 Use fully the talents of each.

Practical things to think of when building a house:

Presence of utilities (water, gas, light, sewers)

Nearness of schools

Zoning (is the neighborhood protected as residential area?)

Taxes, now and in the forseeable future

Assessments (due, or likely to become due)

Nuisances (noise, smog, smoke, etc.)

Transportation facilities

 Albuquerque, New Mexico House

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Vintage Modern Chairs
 Appoggio chair
 Armchair by Aalto
 Armchair 12 by Kjaerholm
 Armchair 19 by Magistretti
 Barcelona chair
 Basculant by Le Corbusier
 Baseball Glove chair
 Bellini Modern Chair
 Bentwood modern armchair
 Cesca Modern Cantilever Chair
 Dondolo Chair
 Drum Chair
 Eames Aluminum Chairs
 Eames Dinning Chairs
 Eames LCM chair
 Eames Lounge Chair
 Eames Plywood Chair
 George Nelson modern sofa
 Landi Chair by Hans Coray
 Le Corbusier Chaise Lounge
 Le Corbusier Confort Chair
 Lounge chair by Paulin
 Marilyn Monroe lips chair
 Mies van der Rohe BRNO chair
 Mies van der Rohe MR chair
 Mies van der Rohe Tugendhat
 Panton Plastic Modern Chair
 PastiIIi chair by Eero Aarnio
 Pedro Freideberg Hand Chair
 Piretti Pila Stacking Chairs
 Poul Kjaerholm - Chair 20
 Rietveld Berlin chair
 Rietveld Zig-zag chair
 Rowland Stacking Chair
 Sling Chair by Meadmore
 Soriana chair
 Steltman Chair
 T chair
 Tatlin modern chair
 Tomeraj armchair
 Tripolina chair
 UP 1 modern chair
 Wassily chair by Breuer
 Wegner modern chair
Heywood Wakefield
Paul McCobb Furniture
 Bedroom Furniture
 Directional Desk
 Directional Dining Furniture
 Occasional Furniture
Abstract Modern Art
 Hartley E Abstract painting
 Man Ray Abstract art painting
 Marin Lower Manhattan
 Schamberg Machine painting
 Weber Chinese Restaurant
Cubism and Futurism Art
 Lucky Strike abstract art
Expressionist Biomorphic Art
 Baziotes Blue Mirror
 Brooks No 27 modern painting
 Carles Composition 3
 Gorky Agony painting
 Lassaw Composition in Steel
 Noguchi Sculpture The Gunas
 Rothko number 14
 Seliger: Winterscape
 Smith: Blackburn
Expressionist Geometric Art
 Calder Feathers sculpture
 Davis For Internal Use Only
 Knaths Maritime
 Lassaw Milky Way
 Smith Amusement Park
Mid Century Modern Art
 Midcentury Modern Art Books
 Midcentury Modern Painters
Naturalistic Geometric Art
 Feininger Vita Nova oil painting
 Marin The Fog Lifts
Pure Geometric Art
 De Rivera art
 Glarner Relational Painting
 Morris Suspended Discs
 Pereira Composition in White
 Roszak Construction
Batik Modern Textile Art
Architectural Art
 Crawford From the Bridge 1942
 Lewandowski Christmas Tree
 Model Uptown 1947
Modern Architecture
 L'Unite d'habitation, Marseilles
 Nantes Reze Pilotis
 Nantes Reze Reliefs
 Notre Dame, Ronchamp
 Villa Savoye, Poissy
 Visual Arts Center, Cambridge
 Youth Center Firminy
Mid Century Modern Homes
 Albuquerque, NM House
 Birmingham, Michigan House
 Mill Valley, California House
 New Orleans, Louisiana House
 North Kingstown, RI House
 Pleasantville Wedge House
 Pleasantville, NY Round House
 Sausalito, California House
 Seattle, WA Family House
 Seattle, Washington House
 Shelburne, Vermont House
 Tryon, North Carolina House
 Vina, California House
 Washington, MN House
 West LA, California House
Vintage Electronics
 Vintage GE television set
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