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Eames "Cats Cradle" Lounge Chair

Dimensions - H 24", W 25", Seat H 13", Seat D 18"

Date - 1950 design (date of chair pictured here unknown)

Designers - Charles and Ray Eames


Provenance - Palm Springs Auction 


The Eames Cats Cradle Chair was released alongside the Eames' iconic fiberglass shell chairs in 1950. The chair is highly collectible today.


Charles and Ray Eames were renowned 20th century industrial designers. Early in their careers, the Eames' produced furniture for Herman Miller. The royalties these designs yielded allowed them to found their own company, the Eames Office. The Eames Office produced countless popular designs, and staffed numerous important designers including Henry Beer, Don Albinson, Annette Del Zoppo, Deborah Sussman, and Gregory Ain.