Red Pair (2) Herman Miller Original Eames LCW Wooden Lounge Chairs

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Product Description

 

 

A modern take to a vintage classic. These beautiful Eames LCW Lounge Wooden Chair’s have been finished in their original Herman Miller factory red. The eye-catching colour gives a vibrant finish to these classic pieces whilst simultaneously retaining the wood grain these chairs are famed for.

 

 

The moulded plywood chair was the Eames’s true dream. The version they created, whilst absolutely stunning and much loved, was not their initial aim. Instead they dreamed of constructing a chair whose shell was made from 1 piece of moulded wood. After years of designing, the LCW chair appeared in 1947/48. A revolutionary chair, it did not gain massive interest straight away, but once displayed in New York the chair became highly sought-after.

 

 

The success of the chair encouraged the DCW variant to be born, the Dining Chair Wooden, and also the LCM and DCM, or Lounge Chair Metal frame and Dining Chair Metal frame.

 

 

Individual Characteristics

 

 

As used more modern versions of this iconic chair, these chairs have some natural signs of wear but are in generally good condition.

 

 

The unique red finish is in great condition.

 

 

The Herman Miller Logo screwed to the underside of the chairs indicate they are newer variants of this iconic chair.

 

 

Investment Value

 

 

The Eames plywood chairs have been highly coveted for many years, with original Evan’s produced chairs commanding a high asking price. Being newer, these chairs are a reasonable investment which should see steady interest over time.

 

 

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