“Mad Men” is definitely one of the best TVs series of all times. It won 16 Emmys and 5 Golden Globes, running from 2007 to 2015. Settled in the advertising world in the New York of the 60’s, it had widespread critical acclaim due to its historic accuracy, story and acting.
But while the related elements were definitely part of its success, there is no doubt that a special one have prove to be a great part of the story of Mad Men: The Interior Design and furniture.
It’s New York in the 60s. What would you expect? We are at the peak of the furor for the Mid Century Modern Style, and it reflects in all the sets of this production: There are Eames chairs all over the place, Arco Lamps, Saarinen tables (Tulip Tables), and even a Barcelona Daybed. All the fashion trends of the sixties are shown in this TV series with accuracy and taste.
The furor over the style and fashion of this series is such, that enthusiasts all over the world are documenting episode after episode the particular the furniture and decor in every chapter.
In the chapter when Betty, the wife of Don Drapper, goes to the psychoanalyst, many interesting things have been said, but is interesting to see all the furniture that a wealthy psychoanalyst in the 60’s set in its consulting room. Betty is reclined in a Barcelona Daybed to express her inner thoughts. while her psychoanalist relaxes in a Eames , and rests in a Tulip Table its notes. A whole homage to Mid Century Modern design and furniture. By the way how curious is to see someone over a Barcelona Daybed without a smile.
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