...With their 1997 exhibition The Work of Charles and Ray Eames the Vitra Design Museum staged one of the first major Charles and Ray Eames retrospectives Twenty years later they return to two of the 20th century's most important creatives with An Eames Celebration: less of Charles and Ray, and more of the diversity, depth and continuing relevance of their work... That it is 20 years since the Vitra Design Museum last dedicated an exhibition to Charles and Ray Eames shouldn't be taken as an indication in a lack of interest in the subject, far from it, as Museum Director Mateo Kries points out their collection of Eames prototypes and models is one of the cornerstones of the museum; much more the number of other possible themes combined with a desire to always explore the new meant it simply was never a consideration...
Lounge Chair & Ottoman - Natural Editionby Charles & Ray Eames, 1956 — 6.520,00 €
UPGRADE YOUR LOUNGE CHAIR!
For mid-century lovers, a very special Charles & Ray Eames Lounge Chair offer: Purchase any Eames Lounge Chair with, or without, ottoman between November 1st 2019 and January 31st 2020 for the price of the next lower priced wood veneer version! The promotional price will be displayed directly on the selected Lounge Chair.
|Product type||Lounge chair with ottoman|
(1) Height: 89 cm
(2) Depth: 85 - 92 cm
(3) Seat height: 38 cm
(4) Width: 84 cm
(5) Depth: 56 cm
(6) Width: 63 cm
(7) Height: 42 cm
Shell: American cherry tree
Foot: polished aluminium, sides black
(Many more Lounge Chair versions available online)
|Material||Seat and back shell: Moulded plywood, veneered in American Cherry
Cover: Leather Natural*
Foot: Aluminium die cast, polished
*Aniline cowhide nappa leather with an open-pored texture and natural grain, fastness to light type 3, thickness 1,3 - 1,5 mm
|Variants||Features the new seat height of 89 cm, a change made to allow for increasing average body sizes since the 1950s
Optionally available with glides for carpet floors or felt pads for hard floors.
|Function & properties||With detachable upholstery
|Care||A soft, damp cloth and a mild neutral detergent are recommended for cleaning the wood surfaces.
To maintain and clean the leather covers please follow advice in the enclosed brochure.
|Awards & museum||MoMA, New York|
|Certificates & Sustainability||Vitra conform to
ISO 90001: 2008 (Quality management systems)
ISO 14001: 2004 (Environmental management systems)
|Product family||All Eames Lounge Chairs
|Datasheet||Click for more information (ca. 0,4 MB).
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