Herman Miller Eames DCM Side Chairs Multiple Available ( abg62 ) *** (Hold/Sale Pending)
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 Eames 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.
Blue fabric upholstered seat and back
Black rubber edging
Metal chrome back support and legs
Plastic shell seat & back
Chairs have Herman Miller signature markings
2 red; 1 brown; 4 yellow; 8 blue
2 dark blue; 14 camel; 1 orange; 2 black
Seat Height 19