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Eames Fiberglass Armchair DAX

by Charles & Ray Eames, 1950 — 685,00 €
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685,00 € *
available within 6-7 weeks
3% advance payment discount*: 664,45 € (Save 20,55 €)

With the Eames Fiberglass Armchair DAX, Vitra re-introduces another classic from the US designer couple Charles & Ray Eames in its original fiberglass seat shell. With the original colouring Vitra once again demonstrates its appreciation for the artist Ray Eames, who created the colour tones especially for the Eames Side & Armchairs in the 1950s. The comfortable all-rounder DAX with its special fiberglass surface is a natural addition to the dining room of stylish design lovers.


Product type Multi-purpose chair

Dimensions in mm
Colours Shell
Eames elephant hide grey
Eames raw umber
Eames sea foam green
Eames parchment

Basic dark

* Distribution of material samples is only possible within Germany.
Material Seat shell: through-dyed, glass fiber reinforced polyester (fiberglass)
Base: wire with bracing, smooth powder coated or bright chrome plated

Please note: as the fiber content can vary between individual seat shells, the perceived colour of the shell may differ. This is due to the nature of the fiber composite and is not a defect.
Variants Optionally available with a chrome plated or coloured powder coated base
Optionally available with glides for carpets or felt glides for hard floors
Function & Properties Not stackable
Care Please use a soft, damp cloth and a mild, neutral detergent to clean the fiberglass surfaces.
Awards & Museum MoMA, New York
Nachhaltigkeit Vitra conform to:
EN 13761 (Office furniture - Visitors chairs)
EN 1728 (Domestic furniture - Seating)

Since June 1, 2019, Vitra has been offering a Take-Back-Program: Eames Fiberglass Chairs and Eames Plastic Chairs that are no longer required can be returned to Vitra.
Warranty 24 months

Register product and secure extended manufacturer's warranty of 10 years
Product family Eames Fiberglass Chairs
Accessories Complimenting Seat cushions and Leather seat cushions from Parkhaus Berlin or Seat Dots from Vitra
Datasheet Please click on picture for detailed information (ca. 0,3 MB).

Popular versions

Eames Fiberglass Armchair DAX, Eames raw umber, Chrome-plated
Eames Fiberglass Armchair DAX, Eames parchment, Chrome-plated
Eames Fiberglass Armchair DAX, Eames sea foam green, Basic dark
Eames Fiberglass Armchair DAX, Eames parchment, Basic dark
Eames Fiberglass Armchair DAX, Eames sea foam green, Chrome-plated
Eames Fiberglass Armchair DAX, Eames raw umber, Basic dark


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What differentiates the Eames Fiberglass Chair from the Eames Plastic Chair?

The Eames Plastic Chair features a seat shell made of through-dyed polypropylene , the Eames Fiberglass Chair has the characteristic seat shell made of through-dyed, glass-fiber-reinforced polyester, also called fiberglass. The fiberglass seat is characterized by its open structure, which gives the Fiberglass Chair a touch of retro charm.

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