A blog about about painting, design and other aspects of aesthetics along with a dash of non-art topics. The point-of-view is that modernism in art is an idea that has, after a century or more, been thoroughly tested and found wanting. Not to say that it should be abolished -- just put in its proper, diminished place.
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"Electrolux" vacuum cleaner, model 30, Lurelle Van Arsdale Guild; Manufacturer: Electrolux ^ Minneapolis Institute of Art
Its sleigh feet, horizontal "speed lines," and chrome plating gave the impression that cleaning would be a breeze, and its bold graphics on a red background proclaimed the name brand. The Electrolux Model 30 was the second generation of the canister vacuum, pioneered by the company in 1924. Guild's streamlined Model 30, introduced in 1937, was extremely successful. This versatile vacuum also had a polishing attachment, a floor cleaner, and vaporizer for dipersing moth crystals. Lurelle…
The Marelli “O 304” fan - Italian Ways
The “O 304” table fan was launched in 1953 by the historic Italian mechanics company “Ercole Marelli”, founded by Ercole Marelli, a Milanese entrepreneur, in 1891. With its elegant, oscillating grid, the O 304 blew air – from its 44 centimeters of height – at three different speeds, for the comfort of men and women […]
Antique Rare Verity´s 16 Orbit Electric Fan/Oscillating Works VIDEO
Antique Rare Verity´s 16 Orbit England. the fan is working as seen in the video. Electric Fan/Oscillating. Works VIDEO. it's working check video. it use 220v. painting maintained its original parts. | eBay!
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