LCH Wooden Ball Clock, Handmade Antique Retro Classic Mid-Century Modern Wall Clock, Designed by George Nelson (Orange)
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Dimensions: 13" Dia.
Materials: wood, metal, acrylic lacquer, quartz clock mechanism
Powered on 1 AA battery (not included)
About the Designer:
George Nelson (1908-1986) was an extremely influential industrial designer, writer, and thinker whose designs are as popular today as perhaps they've ever been. Educated in architecture at Yale University in the 1920s, Nelson was a prolific writer on design. He wrote for Architectural Forum and Interiors and published the top-drawer books Tomorrow's House, How to See: A Guide to Reading Our Man-Made Environment, and Building a New Europe: Portraits of Modern Architects. More important than his writing, however, was his work as an industrial designer. He had a close relationship with the Herman Miller furniture company, for which he served as creative director, which produced his famous works such as the bubble lamp, marshmallow sofa, swag leg desk and dozens of clocks. In...