Modern Design /07 October 2008


Charles and Ray Eames

pre-production DCW
Herman Miller
USA, 1945
ash plywood, rubber, metal
19 w × 20 d × 29 h in (48 × 51 × 74 cm)

Unlike production models, this example has circular and ovoid metal washers between the shock mounts at the backrest and underneath the seat.

literature: Eames Design: The Work of the Office of Charles and Ray Eames, Neuhart, Neuhart and Eames, ppg. 58-59

estimate: $4,000–6,000
result: $4,200

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