Modern Design /07 October 2008


Charles and Ray Eames

Herman Miller/Zenith Plastics
USA, 1950
red fiberglass shell with rope edge, enameled steel, birch, rubber
24¾ w × 27¼ d × 27¾ h in (63 × 69 × 70 cm)

Signed with decal manufacturer's label to underside: [Herman Miller Furniture Company Zeeland Michigan Designed By Charles Eames The Shell Is Moulded By Zenith Plastics Co. Gardena California].

provenance: Neuman Trust Collection

literature: Eames Design: The Work of the Office of Charles and Ray Eames, Neuhart, Neuhart and Eames, ppg. 138, 141 The Herman Miller Collection, manufacturer's catalog, 1952, pg. 94

estimate: $1,200–1,500
result: $2,880

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