T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings

T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings (1905-1976) was a British-born furniture and interior designer who made his mark as a leading figure in American modernist design during the mid-20th century. Inspired by classical Greek and Roman architecture, Robsjohn-Gibbings' sleek, minimalist designs emphasized function and simplicity with clean lines and geometric shapes. He counted high-profile clients such as Elizabeth Arden and Doris Duke, as well as major retailers like Widdicomb Furniture Company, among his patrons. In addition to his design work, Robsjohn-Gibbings authored several influential books on design and architecture.