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Scandinavian Modern 1880-1980

July 8, 1983 – October 10, 1983

Renwick Gallery
17th and Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Washington, DC

Sponsor: Cooper-Hewitt

Location: 2nd Floor

More than 330 works--furniture, ceramics, glass, metalwork, and textiles--from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden document the history of Scandinavian design during the last century.

The traveling exhibition is part of Scandinavia Today, an American celebration of contemporary Scandinavian culture sponsored by the American-Scandinavian Foundation.