Eames® Aluminum Group Executive ChairPrice: $1,599.00
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Design by Charles & Ray Eames, 1958.
Made in the U.S.A. by Herman Miller.
Herman Miller introduced the Eames Aluminum Group in 1958 as Charles and Ray Eames' response to the need for high-quality indoor-outdoor furniture. It soon moved inside exclusively. This high-back chair with arms has a lightweight polished aluminum frame with suspended upholstery. It has a 5-star base with casters, tilt-swivel mechanism and seat-height adjustment.
The Aluminum Group Executive Chair is now offered with a pneumatic height adjustment feature and tilt lock option. The pneumatic option increases the ease of height adjustment and range of motion to suit a broader range of seating applications and body types, and adds an additional 2" to the chair's height. Tilt lock allows the seat angle to be secured in a neutral position. Herman Miller has painstakingly preserved this classic silhouette and updated its usability for modern applications.
The Aluminum Group, upholstered in traditional fabric or leather, is ribbed at 1-7/8" intervals for a clean, refined appearance and seat pads have layered construction. With one-piece curved aluminum side ribs and an aluminum base, the Eames Aluminum Group Executive Chair is strong, yet lightweight and easy to move. Select Manual or Pneumatic Seat-Height Adjustment and desired caster option. Then select upholstery textile color.
Chair is tested and warranted for use by persons 300 pounds and under.
Includes Free Threshold Delivery service
Material(s): Aluminum with Messenger fabric (78% post-industrial recycled polyester, 15% polyester, 7% nylon)
- Overall (Manual): 23" W X 17" D 42.5" H
- Seat Height (Manual): 17-20" H
- Overall (Pneumatic): 23" W X 17" D X 44.9" H
- Seat Height (Pneumatic): 17-22" H
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By: Francesca , Designer
Have used the Eames Chair a number of times The classic design and variety of leathers available makes this chair perfect in almost any offic..It is even more comfortable now with the added pneumatic adjustment feature. Look forward to including on my next project.
Designer: Charles + Ray Eames
A chair that looked like a potato chip. Another that resembled a "well-used first baseman's mitt." A folding screen that rippled...
With a grand sense of adventure, Charles and Ray Eames turned their curiosity and boundless enthusiasm into creations that established them as a truly great husband-and-wife design team. Their unique synergy led to a whole new look in furniture. Lean and modern. Playful and functional. Sleek, sophisticated, and beautifully simple. That was and is the "Eames look."
That look and their relationship with Herman Miller started with molded plywood chairs in the late 1940s and includes the world-renowned Eames lounge chair, now in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York.View other products by Charles + Ray Eames
Manufacturer: Herman Miller
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Herman Miller has been dedicated to design for more than 75 years. With a design legacy that began under the leadership of Gilbert Rohde and George Nelson in the 1930s and 40s, the company gained a worldwide following for its modern furniture collection by the early 1950s, with chairs, sofas and tables for home and office by designers like Charles & Ray Eames, Alexander Girard, George Nelson, and Isamu Noguchi. These icons of modern design developed products that still endure today. And, through continued innovation at the company and a new generation of designers and ideas, the products that Herman Miller makes today will endure for decades to come.
Herman Miller works for a better world around you. They do this by designing furnishings that improve the human experience - from pioneering the way for ergonomic office seating and furniture to stewarding environmental leadership in its business and manufacturing processes, product material useage and product life cycles. Herman Miller's longstanding commitment to the world around us continues to drive design solutions for the modern home and workspace. The company continues to develop its designer relationships with names like Yves Behar, Jeff Weber and Studio 7 adding lighting, storage and office collections to its catalog of design classics.View other products from Herman Miller