As with many of his interior design projects, Girard also developed several objects of his own creation for the legendary Miller House such as the four solid brass Candle Holders.
"Alexander Girard was one of the leading figures in American mid-century design. As with many of his interior design projects, Girard also developed various objects of his own creation for the iconic Miller House such as the four solid brass Candle Holders."
Design Year: 1961
Petal: D103 x H40 mm
Star: D103 x H55 mm
Circle High: D94 x H55 mm
Circle Low: D94 x H30 mm
Angel: D198 x H161 mm
Material: solid brass, polished finish. Felt a pad on the underside. (Angel Candle Holder) powder-coated steel felt bottom.
Alexander Girard designed a graphic Bag in 1961. The architect and designer Alexander Girard was one of the leading figures in American design during the postwar era. His passion for colors, patterns, and textures found expression in the field of textile design, which was a focal part of his oeuvre.
Vitra is much more than a brand but rather a staple of design. Established in 1950 in Birsfelden, Switzerland, the brand has left its mark on design history through its transcending path. Starting as a furniture producer, it paved its way to manufacturing and ultimately became the powerhouse design institution we see today.