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Vitra La Chaise Chair by Charles and Ray Eames
By Charles and Ray Eames
Located in Danville, CA
This iconic chair, originally designed in 1948 for a contest hosted by MOMA in New York, was based on a sculpture by American artist Gaston LaChaise. Vitra began modern production in...
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Early 2000s German Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

Materials

Steel

Charles and Ray Eames La Chaise
By Charles and Ray Eames, Vitra
Located in SAINT LOUIS, MO
Charles and Ray Eames designed this lounge chair for The Museum of Modern Art’s 1948 “International Competition for Low-Cost Furniture Design.” Its name references both its function ...
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Early 2000s German Chaise Longues

Materials

Steel

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