...But for all Eames by Vitra is inclusive, presenting as it does the Eames plywood, plastic and aluminium chair collections, in addition to the La Chaise lounger, wooden stools and of course the Eames Lounge Chair...
|Product type||Lounge chair/Chaise longue|
Dimensions in mm
|Material||Shell: polyurethane, painted white
Frame: tubular steel, chrome plated
Base: solid wood, natural oak, natural wood lacquer
|Care||To clean, wiping with a damp cloth and a mild detergent is recommended.|
|Certificates & Sustainability||Vitra conform to
ISO 90001: 2008 (Quality management systems)
ISO 14001: 2004 (Environmental management systems)
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|Product family||Eames Collection|
|Datasheet||Click for more information (ca. 0,1 MB).
The La Chaise from Charles and Ray Eames was created in context of a competition organised by the Museum of Modern Art in New York and is now one of the absolute Eames design classics. The inspitaration for the chair came from the sculpture "Floating Figure" by Gaston Lachaise: and in addition to its striking form the interplay of shapes and materials bequeaths the Eames La Chaise through the Swiss furniture manufacturer Vitra its characteristic appearance. The inner frame of steel tube is supported by a base made of solid oak and carries the curved seat shell made of polyurethane, and which thus creates a dynamic effect due to its flowing form. The designer duo Charles and Ray Eames are one of the most important design studios of the 20th century and were responsible for numerous designs that were both commercially and critically successful. Designs such as the La Chaise.
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