6 ft. Vintage Herman Miller Eames Racetrack Conference Table

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Herman Miller


Charles and Ray Eames

Charles and Ray married in 1941 and moved to California where they continued their furniture design work with molding plywood. During the war they were commissioned by the Navy to produce molded plywood splints, stretchers and experimental glider shells. In 1946, Evans Products began producing the Eameses` molded plywood furniture. Their molded plywood chair was called “the chair of the century” by the influential architectural critic Esther McCoy. Soon production was taken over by Herman Miller, Inc ., who continues to produce the furniture in the United States to this day. Another company, Vitra International , manufactures the furniture in Europe. The Eameses continued to create new furniture designs into the 1970s.

Examples include the molded plastic or fiberglass chairs from the early 1950s and the famous Lounge Chair and Ottoman from 1956. Sturdy, comfortable and elegant office furniture was created in the 1960s, as well as seating designed for Dulles and O`Hare Airports. This Tandem Sling Seating is still in use in airports around the world today.


A vintage Herman Miller racetrack conference table designed by Charles and Ray Eames from the aluminum group series. This table has a grey laminate top, resting on the standard Eames segmented aluminum base with glides. It can be a sutable dining table in a modern living space or conference table in an office.


Width 72″ x Depth 42″ x Height 28″


Very Good Vintage





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