We've always been aware of not even attempting to solve the problem of how people should sit, but of rather arbitrarily accepting the way people do sit and of operating within that framework.

Charles Eames

This lot comes from the Estate of Geraldine Schaap Tiemeyer, whose father, Ray, worked for Herman Miller for forty-seven years, from 1926 to 1973. Ray helped his young daughter furnish her first home in Eames and Nelson designs—treasures that she would live with for nearly seven decades.

The Herman Miller Communicator, honoring the career of Ray Schaap