Iconic Chairs: The 1950's

Chairs that evolved how society viewed a chair as being more than a place to sit. It became a symbol as designers experimented with materials, textures and form.
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Womb Chair, Eero Saarinen

Eero Saarinen womb chair - takes me back to college marathon homework sessions with Erin Westerman

The (original) Eames Lounge Chair and ottoman my parents bought in the 60's; bestowed upon me when I started to collect mid century pieces. It is in mint condition. Coolest piece they ever purchased. In my opinion, Eames embraced modular design. Modular allowed us to design furniture that fit our individual needs. Charles and Ray Eames experimentation changed everything,

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A Pair Of 1950 Midcentury Armchairs From Italy | From a unique collection of antique and modern armchairs at http://www.1stdibs.com/furniture/seating/armchairs/

A Pair of 1950 Zanuso Style italian Midcentury Armchairs

View this item and discover similar armchairs for sale at - A Pair of 1950 Midcentury Armchairs from Italy Italien midcentury Armchairs around brass ufo feet with joint. Original upholstery in black vinyl

I have this chair called Gilda designed by Carlo Mollino in 1954. Mine is off white. A piece of art.

The Zanotta 888 Gilda Armchair was originally designed in 1954 by Carlo Mollino and features a four position adjustable seat and structure is oak stained ash.

3 vintage modern Eames chairs with H base - all made in the 1950's

3 vintage modern Eames chairs with H base - all made in the

Red leather Matrix chairs_ all decades

Red leather Matrix chairs_ all decades


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A pair of 1950's Eames chairs made by Herman Miller in the 1950's. Notice the Eiffel Tower base.

A pair of Eames chairs made by Herman Miller in the Notice the Eiffel Tower base.

abodeon - eames rosewood lounge   ottoman , $4,500.00 (http://www.abodeon.com/eames-rosewood-lounge-ottoman/)

Eames - the beloved brazilian rosewood lounge + ottoman. This specific chair was made circa You can view it in the abodeon store window.

Early Eames DCW 1940's Made by Evans before Herman Miller was manufacturing for themselves

Early Eames DCW Made by Evans before Herman Miller was manufacturing for themselves

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grey sofa rustic wooden stool and white accessories for the modern living room

grey sofa rustic wooden stool and white accessories for the modern living room yan sehpa gri koltuk

Love this but in a different color.  White is a fragile color :(~

The off white sectional couch, ikea lampskin thrown over the back of the couch and the white chinese lion statue on the coffee table.

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