THE END OF HISTORY
An archive of news and design ideas from the mid-century modern furnishing experts of Manhattan's The End of History.
Wednesday, February 1, 2012
Cut to Perfection
This cobalt vessel falls into the category of stunning beauty. The mind-boggling technique used to achieve the very art deco design above was perfected by skilled artisans at the German porcelain company Heinrich in the 50s. The pattern is literally etched through the glaze by hand, using a diamond cutting wheel, to reveal the porcelain body underneath. 10"
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There is nothing quite like the fabulous vintage hand blown glass , the rare ceramics, and the marvelous mid-century modern furniture found at "The End of History". We opened our shop in Manhattan's West Village in 1997. Since then we have amassed more decorative objects from the 50's & 60's in one room than anywhere in the world. As a result we've become the go-to for top editors from magazines as well as a choice source to the best interior designers in the world. We will update this blog often... and as new publications come out and exciting new items hit our shelves!