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La Chaise

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  • La Chaise

    Designed by Charles & Ray Eames

    Made by Vitra

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    The La Chaise was a prototype entered in a 1948 design competition sponsored by the Museum of Modern Art and the Museum Design Project, Inc. A stunning homage to the sculptor Gaston La Chaise because the chaise embodied the same flowing organicism of his sculptures. Forty-two years passed before the lounge chair was actually produced by Vitra in 1990. It consists of two very thin molded fiberglass shells cemented together on a base of chrome-finished steel rods and natural oak.

    Shell: polyurethane, white lacquer finish.

    Base: chrome-plated tubular steel.

    Cruciform base: solid natural oak, protective natural lacquer finish.

    Origin of wood: oak (Quercus robur) from Western Europe and/or Poland.

    H × W × D × Seat H
    34.25 × 59 × 35 × 19.25 in.
    87 × 149.9 × 88.9 × 48.9 cm.

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