Views of well-designed modern kitchens illustrating the benefits of judiciously-placed appliances including a high oven, vegetable storage under the refridgerator, continuous working surfaces and drawers without handles

RIBApix ref no RIBA36330
Architect/DesignerGoldfinger, Erno (1902-1987)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1944
Image Date1944
ViewInterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotomechanical print
Library ReferencePB753/9(37) Plate 14
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: During World War II Erno Goldfinger presented his vision of the reconstruction of a post war Britain in a series of exhibitions mounted for the Army Bureau of Current Affairs (A.B.C.A.). In the 1944 ABCA exhibition entitled 'Planning your kitchen' Goldfinger proposed a blueprint for improved hygiene, equipment, layout and modern design in the domestic kitchen.

Subject tags

Furniture, kitchens, household appliances