Iconic fiberglass shell chairs by Charles Eames for Herman Miller. Nice pale yellow shell with the original green fabric. Features Herman Miller Furniture Company and Vitra labels, In original condition. |
Charles and Ray Eames designed the molded fiberglass chair in 1948 for the International Competition of Low-Cost Furniture Design held by the Museum of Modern Art. Production began in 1950 by Zenith Plastics for Herman Miller and the chairs were offered for sale that year. That same year the Museum of Modern Art placed it in its permanent collection. An incredible piece of history!
63 × 60 × 82 cm (LxWxH)Origin