Vintage Herman Miller Eames Girard Fiberglass Arm Chair
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Vintage Herman Miller Eames Girard Fiberglass Arm Chair:
Vintage Herman Miller Eames Girard Fiberglass Arm Chair Herman Miller Charles and Ray Eames
Charles and Ray married in 1941 and moved to California where they continued their furniture design work with molding plywood. During the war they were commissioned by the Navy to produce molded plywood splints, stretchers and experimental glider shells. In 1946, Evans Products began producing the Eameses` molded plywood furniture. Their molded plywood chair was called "the chair of the century" by the influential architectural critic Esther McCoy. Soon production was taken over by Herman Miller, Inc ., who continues to produce the furniture in the United States to this day. Another company, Vitra International , manufactures the furniture in Europe. The Eameses continued to create new furniture designs into the 1970s.Examples include the molded plastic or fiberglass chairs from the early 1950s and the famous Lounge Chair and Ottoman from 1956. Sturdy, comfortable and elegant office furniture was created in the 1960s, as well as seating designed for Dulles and O`Hare Airports. This Tandem Sling Seating is still in use in airports around the world today. (1) EamesOrange Fiberglass Armchair with Your Choice of Base 1948 Design
Upholstered in Original Vintage Alexander Girard fabric
Orange dominant & red weave hopsack. Off-white molded fiberglass-reinforced shell withoff-white rubber trim edge Base> Your choice of base Please note somebases have additional cost
1) Herman Miller 4-legged chromed legs No additional cost (not photographed)
2) Herman Miller Aluminum Casters Base No additional cost (photographed with the shell)
3) Modernica Eiffel Tower Base No additional cost
4) Modernica Low Rod Base No additional cost
We have many other shell colors Available 24.5"w · 23.5"d · 32"h
seat height 16.5"
arm height 26" Good Conditon
Original Vintage Upholstery
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A little bruising on chair and table legs is normal wear for furniture of that age.
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Mint: The piece lookslike itcame right off a showroom floor. Original finish, with original luster and no wear or flaking. There are no nicks, gouges, or scratches. Excellent: Nearly perfect withminor blemishes. Piece may be refinished. We will note if the piece has been refinished or needs reupholstering. Very Good: Showing some signs of age. Superficial surface scratches and blemishes are more visible than if in excellent condition. Finish may have minor flaking but the piece is otherwise acceptable.Cleaning or polishing will improve appearance. Good: Definite signs of age and use.Visible scratches and stains but piece will be usable without being refinished. May need repairs. Poor: Major signs of age and wear. Will need to be refinished and/or repaired.
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