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Two Ray (1912-1988) and Charles Eames (1907-1978) for Herman Miller Time Life Chairs

$2,125$1,700
Auction: 20th Century Design - 3885TLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: December 13, 2021 12:00PM

Description:

Two Ray (1912-1988) and Charles Eames (1907-1978) for Herman Miller Time Life Chairs, Zeeland, Michigan, 1963, original tufted tan leather seats, back and padded armrests in a polished aluminum frame over four-point tilt and swivel base, with manufacturer's labels, ht. 33, wd. 29, dp. 26 1/2 in.

Note: Bernice Alexandra "Ray" Kaiser and Charles Ormond Eames Jr. were married American industrial designers who made significant historical contributions to the development of modern furniture. Charles was the public face of the Eames office, but Ray and Charles worked together as creative partners and employed a diverse creative staff. In 1958, Herman Miller officially began mass production of Eames designs in Zeeland, Michigan. Today, Herman Miller, along with European counterpart Vitra, remain the only licensed manufacturers of Eames furniture and products.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Good original condition. One button detached, but present.


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Keywords

Herman Miller, Vitra, Ray, Charles Ormond Eames Jr., Bernice Alexandra, Bernice Alexandra "Ray" Kaiser, Zeeland