‘Jacobs Coat’ Pair (2) Herman Miller Vintage Eames DSW Side Shell Chairs With Alexander Girard Upholstery
A dazzlingly superb version of a vintage classic. These Herman Miller Eames DSW shells are adorned in original Alexander Girard fabric called ‘Jacobs Coat’. The gorgeous white shell with the striking fabric finish is complimented by the used dark wood DSW bases, creating the perfect pair of chairs for your living or dining space.
Alexander Girard’s fabrics, which were numerous, were used by Herman Miller for many of their products and, interestingly, their designs were also used as wallpaper. It was only natural that these fabrics found their way onto the Eames shells, creating a massive range of options for these iconic chairs due to the upholstery finishes and colours that were available.
The fiber shells are in great vintage condition with no cracks, chips or defects.
The Alexander Girard fabric for Herman Miller is in a great condition with no defects and no lifting.
Eames Shell Chairs vary from 1 to 5 stars for investment. The reasons depend on so many factors but mainly the condition, the rarity of the colour, the originality of the base, the age and of course the maker are those that determine. Excellent examples of a lovely combination such as these represent a good value investment.
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