George Nelson's Marshmallow sofa for Herman Miller, 1956. In 1945, Nelson was appointed director of design for Herman Miller, where he helped design everything from furniture to the brand's logo. Photo courtesy Contemporary Jewish Museum.  Photo 5 of 6 in Jewish Designers' Influence on Midcentury Modernism

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George Nelson's Marshmallow sofa for Herman Miller, 1956. In 1945, Nelson was appointed director of design for Herman Miller, where he helped design everything from furniture to the brand's logo. Photo courtesy Contemporary Jewish Museum.

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