The chairs in the Aluminium Group are the most famous creations by Charles and Ray Eames. Designed in 1958, they rate amongst the great achievements in the design history of the 20th century.
An important characteristic of the Aluminium Chair is the intelligent combination of materials. It has a clear, transparent form and its construction is clearly visible. Aluminium sections lend the chair both stability and lightness. The material is fixed into the side sections, yet fitted loosely so that it follows the line of the body and is comfortable without requiring extensive upholstery. This material is not a cover but an integral part of the design.
Swivel base with armrests in polished or chromed aluminium. Glides for hard or soft floor.
Upholstered in Netweave, Hopsack, Leather with Plano leather back panel, or premium leather with Plano back panel.
View fabric and leather upholstery options using the Vitra configurator.
This chair, as well as all others in the Eames Aluminum Group, includes a 30-year guarantee.
58w x 59d x 40/83cmh
Herman Miller has the sole license for the Charles and Ray Eames collection in the U.S. and Far East. Therefore export of these products from the UK to the U.S. is not possible.
For more information please contact Herman Miller.
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Nero Hopsack cover, chrome base: 2-3 weeks. All other finishes, made-to-order: 6-8 weeks
Furniture orders over £1500 free for Mainland UK.
Non-Mainland UK and International options available in basket
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