Iconic Midcentury Modern Designers – Florence Knoll

Knoll Sofa

Florence Knoll

Background: A Cranbrook graduate and protégé of Eero Saarinen and Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Knoll is best known for the eponymous company she founded with her first husband, Hans, which produced some of the period’s most famous furniture designs (and still does).

Iconic Piece: The Knoll Sofa, a streamlined couch with metal legs and tailored, tufted cushions.

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