A sparton bluebird 566 designed by walter dorwin teague 1935-1936 us$ 2,500 - 3,500 £ 1,900 - 2,700 the michael and diane schoeman collection of. In 1935, sparton produced two mirrored radios, the bluebird and the sparton hired walter dorwin teague, a prominent designer who, at the time, was also.
Along with raymond loewy, norman bel geddes, henry dreyfuss and others, walter dorwin teague pioneered the field of industrial design in the early.
Wright sold a high-end 1935 walter dorwin teague radio (yes, that's a radio) in 2015 for $149000 i think the reason it's collected today is it's a visually iconic symbol of industrial design i think it was called a bluebird.
Walter dorwin teague (december 18, 1883 – december 5, 1960) was an american industrial works, the sparton bluebird radio, and the design of passenger cars and diners for the new york, new haven, and hartford railroad walter dorwin teague collection (march 2012) north dakota museum of modern art. The “bluebird collection” of chrome and mirror radios was put into walter dorwin teague was among the first industrial designers in the united states, and he. World” (1933) in three colors walter dorwin teague's “nocturne” and “bluebird” for sparton, for whom he also sheridan's personal collection includes.
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The bluebird was designed by walter dorwin teague and originally had a blue archives of antique radio classified, the bible of radio collecting magazines.