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OTTOMAN WALNUT WITH POLISH BASE

OTTOMAN WALNUT WITH POLISH BASE

€ 1.265,00 Normale prijs
€ 986,70Verkoopprijs
Leather color
  • ABOUT THE QUALITY

    Eames Lounge ottoman in molded walnut plywood handfinished in beeswax. Base and Back supports of cast aluminum polished. Back and seat cushions in leather. MADE IN ITALY.

  • ABOUT THE PRODUCT

    In the 1950’s, Charles Eames set out to design a modern answer to the Edwardian English club chair as a birthday gift for his good friend, the Academy Award-winning film director Billy Wilder. The famed designer wasn’t out to change the world. All he wanted was to make his friend a comfortable chair that had “the receptive look of a well used first baseman’s mitt”. In baseball terms, you could say Eames and his wife and partner hit a home run with their creation. The original Charles Eames Lounge Chair and ottoman, correctly titled Eames Lounge (671) and Ottoman (672) were released in 1956 after years of development by designers Charles and Ray Eames. This inspired beautiful set is exceptionally comfortable, and is recognized as one of Charles Eames most important designs.

  • ABOUT THE DESIGNER

    Eames, Charles (1907-1978)

    American architect and designer, best known for his seminal formfitting designs for chairs. He studied architecture under Eliel Saarinen and in 1940 collaborated with Eero Saarinen in designing a chair that won first prize in the organic furniture competition sponsored by the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. Eames Lounge chair, with a molded plywood shell, foam-rubber padding, and innovative rubber-weld joints, unfortunately proved too expensive for mass manufacture, but Eames continued to pursue his goal of creating an artistically valid design that could also be produced by modern mass-production techniques.

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Material and Production at SteelClassic

100% Made in Italy

23 working days production time

100% Aniline Leather

3 level chrome plating

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