Easy Day line, 1976, design: Kaj Franck, produced by Sarvis Oy, part of the collections of the Museum of Modern Art, New York + Louvre, Paris
Easy Day line, 1976, design: Kaj Franck, produced by Sarvis Oy, part of the collections of the Museum of Modern Art, New York + Louvre, Paris

Easy Day line, 1976, design: Kaj Franck, produced by Sarvis Oy, part of the collections of the Museum of Modern Art, New York + Louvre, Paris

Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Easy Day line, 1976, design: Kaj Franck, produced by Sarvis Oy, part of the collections of the Museum of Modern Art, New York + Louvre, Paris
Easy Day line, 1976, design: Kaj Franck, produced by Sarvis Oy, part of the collections of the Museum of Modern Art, New York + Louvre, Paris

Easy Day line, 1976, design: Kaj Franck, produced by Sarvis Oy, part of the collections of the Museum of Modern Art, New York + Louvre, Paris

Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Avalon line, 1959, design: Sigvard Bernadotte, produced by Plastic Masters, New Buffalo, Michigan
Avalon line, 1959, design: Sigvard Bernadotte, produced by Plastic Masters, New Buffalo, Michigan

Avalon line, 1959, design: Sigvard Bernadotte, produced by Plastic Masters, New Buffalo, Michigan

Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Holiday line, 1956, design: Kenneth B. Welch & Roger R. Sacia, produced by Kenro Company, Fredonia, Wisconsin
Holiday line, 1956, design: Kenneth B. Welch & Roger R. Sacia, produced by Kenro Company, Fredonia, Wisconsin

Holiday line, 1956, design: Kenneth B. Welch & Roger R. Sacia, produced by Kenro Company, Fredonia, Wisconsin

Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Debonaire line, 1956, design: Kenneth B. Welch & Roger R. Sacia, produced by Kenro Company, Fredonia, Wisconsin
Debonaire line, 1956, design: Kenneth B. Welch & Roger R. Sacia, produced by Kenro Company, Fredonia, Wisconsin

Debonaire line, 1956, design: Kenneth B. Welch & Roger R. Sacia, produced by Kenro Company, Fredonia, Wisconsin

Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac cleaner "dip-it", never used
Melmac cleaner "dip-it", never used

Melmac cleaner "dip-it", never used

Residential dinnerware line, 1953, design: Russel Wright, produced by Northern Industral Chemical Company Boston, Good Design Award from the Museum of Modern Art, New York in both 1953 and 1954
Residential dinnerware line, 1953, design: Russel Wright, produced by Northern Industral Chemical Company Boston, Good Design Award from the Museum of Modern Art, New York in both 1953 and 1954

Residential dinnerware line, 1953, design: Russel Wright, produced by Northern Industral Chemical Company Boston, Good Design Award from the Museum of Modern Art, New York in both 1953 and 1954

Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Meladur line, 1949, design: Russel Wright, produced by Plastic Dinnerware Division of the General American Transportation Company, Chicago, continued in the mid-1950's by Lapcor Plastics
Meladur line, 1949, design: Russel Wright, produced by Plastic Dinnerware Division of the General American Transportation Company, Chicago, continued in the mid-1950's by Lapcor Plastics

Meladur line, 1949, design: Russel Wright, produced by Plastic Dinnerware Division of the General American Transportation Company, Chicago, continued in the mid-1950's by Lapcor Plastics

Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Original photo 10.15.1948 from William R. Harshe Ass. Inc., Chicago for General American Transportation Corp.
Original photo 10.15.1948 from William R. Harshe Ass. Inc., Chicago for General American Transportation Corp.

Original photo 10.15.1948 from William R. Harshe Ass. Inc., Chicago for General American Transportation Corp.

Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Florence line, 1953, design Irving Harper (of George Nelson Associates), produced by Prolon Plastics, Florence, Massachusetts, won the House Beautiful "Classic Award", 1955
Florence line, 1953, design Irving Harper (of George Nelson Associates), produced by Prolon Plastics, Florence, Massachusetts, won the House Beautiful "Classic Award", 1955

Florence line, 1953, design Irving Harper (of George Nelson Associates), produced by Prolon Plastics, Florence, Massachusetts, won the House Beautiful "Classic Award", 1955

Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Creamer, design: Georges Briard, produced by Allied Chemical Corporation, NYC
Creamer, design: Georges Briard, produced by Allied Chemical Corporation, NYC

Creamer, design: Georges Briard, produced by Allied Chemical Corporation, NYC

Tumbler, produced by Halsey Inc., Montrose, PA
Tumbler, produced by Halsey Inc., Montrose, PA

Tumbler, produced by Halsey Inc., Montrose, PA

Halsey dinnerware, never used, 1970, produced by Halsey Inc., Montrose, PA
Halsey dinnerware, never used, 1970, produced by Halsey Inc., Montrose, PA

Halsey dinnerware, never used, 1970, produced by Halsey Inc., Montrose, PA

Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Choraleer line
Choraleer line

Choraleer line

Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Tumbler for Ice-O-Mat, produced by Rival Manufactoring Company, Kansas, MO
Tumbler for Ice-O-Mat, produced by Rival Manufactoring Company, Kansas, MO

Tumbler for Ice-O-Mat, produced by Rival Manufactoring Company, Kansas, MO

Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Lucent line: divided bowl + creamer, 1956, design: Raymond Lowey, produced by Lucent Corporation, NY
Lucent line: divided bowl + creamer, 1956, design: Raymond Lowey, produced by Lucent Corporation, NY

Lucent line: divided bowl + creamer, 1956, design: Raymond Lowey, produced by Lucent Corporation, NY

Apollo ware, 1962, design: Sandor Alexander Barna, produced by Metro Molding Corporation, Cleveland, Ohio
Apollo ware, 1962, design: Sandor Alexander Barna, produced by Metro Molding Corporation, Cleveland, Ohio

Apollo ware, 1962, design: Sandor Alexander Barna, produced by Metro Molding Corporation, Cleveland, Ohio

Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Modern Design line, 1950, design: Joan Luntz, produced by International Molded Products, Cleveland, Ohio for Brookpark, won a Good Design Award from the Museum of Modern Art, NYC
Modern Design line, 1950, design: Joan Luntz, produced by International Molded Products, Cleveland, Ohio for Brookpark, won a Good Design Award from the Museum of Modern Art, NYC

Modern Design line, 1950, design: Joan Luntz, produced by International Molded Products, Cleveland, Ohio for Brookpark, won a Good Design Award from the Museum of Modern Art, NYC

Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright
Melmac: Part 1: Kaj Franck, Sigvard Bernadotte, Irving Harper, Raymond Lowey, Russel Wright

photos: Manfred Werner