Mid Century Modern Furniture in Letterpress

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Nothing screams Mid Century Modernism more than having a look at a George Nelson clock next to a cigar pendant lamp and a Harry Bertoia diamond chair. And nothing is more awesome than seeing them printed on these amazing four color letterpress cards. From the wonderful detail of the shadow reflected beneath the chair to the hint of shadow created behind the clock, designer and printer Leslie Ross-Robertson delivers quality in all of the work featured here.

Harry Bertoia Diamond Chair Card

Harry Bertoia Diamond Chair Card Orange

Have a look at some more treasures!

Surfer In a Tube Card

Yes, that is a color fade in letterpress with soy ink.

Air Stream Camper

Who do you know that could use an Airstream letterpress card? Neither do we, but it’s great!

Vintage Flowers

Vintage Record Player

What was your first record? Digby’s was ELO’s Greatest Hits. Rose’s was Thriller.

Mid Century Design

Design Within Reach

A special thank you to Design Within Reach, our Bethesda neighborhood place to enjoy fine furniture and great conversation on design with their staff.

Mid Century Farnsworth House Card

The Farnsworth House in letterpress.

Palms Springs Mid Century Modern House Card

Palm Springs in letterpress, the height of cool!



  1. Annie, bossy color

    Absolutely GORGEOUS!!

  2. Victoria

    My first album was the Go Gos

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