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Saarinen Executive Chair - Charcoal Grey

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  • Saarinen Executive Chair Charcoal Grey image.
  • Saarinen Executive Chair Charcoal Grey image.
  • Saarinen Executive Chair Charcoal Grey image.
  • Saarinen Executive Chair Charcoal Grey image.
  • Saarinen Executive Chair Charcoal Grey image.

Saarinen Executive Chair - Charcoal Grey

Upholstery
SALE
£114.50
Regular
£229.00
Delivered 10 - 12 weeks

CONTEMPORARY INSPIRATION

A UNIQUE PIECE IN YOUR HOME

Eero Saarinen is known for his bold and fearless design, and in his 1957 groundbreaking collection he introduced a chair all the beauty and comfort one could ever imagine. The Saarinen Executive Chair offers optimal comfort. This genius creation is a product of the collaboration of two masters, Charles Eames and Eero Saarinen won first prize in the Organic Design in Home Furnishings competition at MoMA from this design and it that is the beginning of numerous mid-century classic furniture design that continues to awe us up to this day.

Saarinen Executive Chair
Saarinen Executive Chair

Designed as per the original

Designer Editions has been producing high quality style of mid-century classic furniture design and the Saarinen Executive Chair is one of them. This Designer Editions premium style chair features a Tubular Stainless Steel Legs seamlessly polished in chrome finish while the urethane foam cushion is upholstered by hand in extraordinarily soft cashmere fabric. Choose between Moroccan blue, Charcoal Grey, Deep Red, Blue, Green and Deep Purple to enhance the beauty of your modern interior.

THE FINER DETAILS

Saarinen Executive Chair
  • Frame: Upholstered, Cashmere
  • Legs: Tubular Stainless Steel Legs
  • Style: Super Original Comfort
  • Warranty: 5 Years
  • Assembly: Fully Assembled
  • Instructions: N/A
  • Care: Vacuum
  • Clean: Spot Clean
  • Fabric Ordering: Suggested
  • Dimension: Width 56cm, Depth 54cm, Height 81cm
  • Seat Dimension: Height 48cm
  • Packing Dimension: Width 55.5cm, Depth 56.5cm, Height 82.5cm
  • CBM: 0.259 Weight: 12kg
Inspired By

Eero Saarinen

Eero Saarinen was a Finnish American architect and industrial designer known for his neo-futuristic style and ideas. He’s had the pleasure of designing the Washington Dulles International Airport outside Washington DC, the TWA Flight Center in New York City and the Gateway Arch in St. Louis, Missouri. His family immigrated to the United States in 1923 and studied at Bloomfield Hills, Michigan where his father taught and was dean of the Cranbrook Academy of Art. He was well invested in is craft and chose to take courses in sculpture and furniture to express himself further. He took his studies to mind and even studied abroad at the Academie de la Grande Chaumière in Paris, France. Afterward, he went on to study at the Yale School of Architecture, completing his studies in 1934. Saarinen received critical recognition while still working for his father. His design the “Tulip Chair” won first prize in “Organic Design in Home Furnishings” competition in 1940. His futuristic design took him to further heights as he also won first prize in the 1948 race for the design of the Gateway Arch National Park (now known as the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial) in St. Louis, Missouri. Succeeding in his scheme, Saarinen was able to capture major corporations attention such as John Deere, IBM, and CBS. Asked to design their new headquarters and other corporate establishments.

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