The Book +− 160 _ Years

Since 1861, Michael Thonet´s factory in Bystřice pod Hostýnem has been dedicated to bentwood furniture technology.

To celebrate the 160 years anniversary, the work of the history and importance of the development of modern furniture design on a global scale, was published.

This work, written by Adam Štěch, is a visual and written combination about the past, present and future of bentwood furniture.

This book documents the fascinating birth and dynamic development of this revolutionary bentwood technology through the combination of historical facts with personal stories, famous names, iconic products, and knowledge of historical generations.

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