Modern Design /06 October 2009


Charles and Ray Eames

pre-production LCW
Evans Products
USA, 1945
rosewood plywood, rubber, steel
22¼ w × 24 d × 25 h in (57 × 61 × 63 cm)

Unlike production models, this example in rosewood 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. 59, 73 The Herman Miller Collection, manufacturer's catalog, 1948, pg. 60

estimate: $3,000–5,000

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