Ilonka Karasz

October 12, 2017 – April 22, 2018

Candlestick (USA), ca. 1928. Designed by Ilonka Karasz. Manufactured by Paye & Baker Manufacturing Company

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY

Room 201

One of the most successful American women designers of the early 20th century, Karasz deployed her modern aesthetic to design everything from ceramics and toys to rugs, silver, furniture, and more as seen in her works from the permanent collection.