Taking A Fresh Look at Bungalow Living Rooms

What can you learn by looking to the past?

Inspiration, Living Spaces

lr_07Bungalow living room anchored by a desk

Looking at these historic photos and illustrations from the early 1900′s, I find it interesting that so many of the living rooms feature a table or desk in the middle of the room. This was the era before coffee tables were popular.

 

lr_051Photo of an upper class home, taken around 1914

 

lr_04Armstrong linoleum advertisement featuring a desk placed behind the sofa.

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