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Lounge Chair and Ottoman

An upholstered, tufted black leather swivel chair with a wooden casing and metal base, with matching ottoman.

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  • An upholstered, tufted black leather swivel chair with a wooden casing and metal base, with matching ottoman.

Date:

1956

Artist:

Charles Eames (American, 1907–1978)
Ray Eames (American, 1912–1988)
Made by Herman Miller Furniture Co.
Zeeland, Michigan, founded 1905
(note: Herman Miller Furn. Co. became Herman Miller Inc. in 1960)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Architecture and Design

Artists

Charles Eames , Ray Eames , Herman Miller Inc. (Manufacturer)

Title

Lounge Chair and Ottoman

Places

Zeeland (Object made in), United States (Artist's nationality)

Date

1956

Medium

Rosewood, leather and aluminum

Dimensions

Chair: 83.8 × 85.7 × 81.3 cm (33 × 33 3/4 × 32 in.) Ottoman: 62.9 × 45.1 × 54 cm (24 3/4 × 17 × 21 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Victor Figueroa

Reference Number

2000.128.1-2

Extended information about this artwork

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