Plastic armchair with low rod base

designed 1948–50, made 1957
Designed by Charles Eames (American, 1907–1978), Designed by Ray Eames (American, 1912–1988), Manufacturer Herman Miller Furniture Company (active 1923–present)


Object Place: Zeeland, Michigan, United States

Dimensions

62.23 x 62.23 x 66.04 cm (24 1/2 x 24 1/2 x 26 in.)

Accession Number

1988.462

Medium or Technique

Moulded polyester fiberglass composite; painted steel wire, original upholstered cover (hopsacking material)

On View

The 1940s and 1950s (Gallery 336)

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Seating and beds

Molded fiberglass seat supported by cat’s cradle metal wire legs, having original brown upholstery.

Markings

Stamped on bottom "SEPTEMBER 19 1957"

Credit Line

Gift of E.J. Canton

Copyright

Used with permission. Herman Miller, Inc.® Eames®