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POSTCARD, CA 1910, RUSSIA ~~ A nice imitation of medieval age: ABC-book with ancient Cyrillic Russian letters and a boy in the suit of Russian old noble (=boyarin). In 1900-1910 The Romanovs brought a fashion to everything that could remind of the Ruriks, the Tzar dynasty with a 700-year history in Russia; this was caused by several crises and fall of The Romanovs' popularity.
The Marcel Breuer B114 Stool was first shown in the Thonet catalogs of the 1920s. The Thonet company subsequently produced a variation of this stool and credited Emile Guillot with the design.