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Eames DSX side chair, 1950

Designed by Charles & Ray Eames
Manufactured by Vitra
Product code: VIT-44031*


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Eames DSX side chair by Charles & Ray Eames for Vitra.

Winter offer - purchase 6 Eames Shell Chairs and get an Eames LAR as a gift*. Please contact our showroom for details here.

Eames Plastic Side Chair is a contemporary version of the legendary Fiberglass Chair. It was produced in collaboration with Zenith Plastics for the Museum of Modern Art in New York's Low-Cost Furniture Design Competition and was the first industrially manufactured plastic chair.

Four legged tubular steel base, chromed or powder-coated in basic dark. Seat in polypropylene available in a range of colours.

Optional upholstered seat or fully upholstered front in Hopsak fabric (pdf of colours available to download in Product downloads). Fully upholstered front available with white or black piping.

Use the Vitra configurator for this design to explore the colour and upholstery options available.

Supplied with basic dark glides for carpet or hard floor. White also available; please enquire for details.

Dimensions Without upholstery:46.5w x 55d x 43/83cmh With full upholstery:46.5w x 55d x 44.5/83cmh With seat cushion: 46w x 55d x 46/83cmh

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.

*Purchase six Eames Fiberglass Side Chairs or Eames Plastic Side or Armchairs (in any combination) for your dining room between 1 November 2019 and 31 January 2020 and receive one Eames Plastic Armchair LAR as a free gift (un-upholstered in any colour).

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Eames DSX side chair


Plastic colours

(PDF, 376 kB)

Hopsak fabric

(PDF, 2 MB)


Made-to-order: 6-8 weeks

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Furniture orders over £1500 free for Mainland UK.

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