Letter from Girard to Mrs. Irwin Miller, 1963, 1/2. In the spring of 1963, Alexander Girard and Xenia Miller met in New York to shop for furniture for the Miller House. Following that trip, Girard forwarded a photograph of Herman Miller’s 675 Lounge Chair designed by Charles Eames. Mrs. Miller writes at the bottom of the Girard’s memo, “Don’t like for den even in brass.”
Letter from Girard to Mrs. Irwin Miller, 1961. On this day in 1961, Alexander Girard wrote to Xenia Miller to thank her for sending a Spanish creche for his Nativities exhibition at Atkins Museum (now the Nelson-Atkins Museum).