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Charles & Ray Eames, 1907-1978, 1912-1988 : pioneers of mid-century modernism / Gloria Koenig

Title:
Charles and Ray Eames
Eames
Author:
Koenig, Gloria  Search this
Subject:
Eames, Charles  Search this
Eames, Ray  Search this
Physical description:
96 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2005
C2005
20th century
Topic:
Design--History  Search this
Designers  Search this
Call number:
NK1535.E25 K64 2006
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_793771

Jean Prouvé, Charles & Ray Eames : the great constructors, parallels and differences : constructive furniture = die grossen Konstrukteure, Parallelen und Unterschiede : Möbel als Konstruktion = les grands constructeurs, parallèles et différences : le mobilier construit

Title:
Great constructors, parallels and differences, constructive furniture
Grossen Konstrukteure, Parallelen und Unterschiede, Möbel als Konstruktion
Grands constructeurs, parallèles et différences, le mobilier construit
Jean Prouvé, Charles and Ray Eames
Author:
Vitra (Firm)  Search this
Subject:
Prouvé, Jean  Search this
Eames, Charles  Search this
Eames, Ray  Search this
Physical description:
79 p. : ill. (some col.), 1 folded leaf ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2002
Topic:
Furniture designers  Search this
Furniture design  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_794337

RAR (Rocking Armchair)

Primary manufacturer:
Herman Miller Furniture Company  Search this
Designer:
Eames, Charles  Search this
Eames, Ray  Search this
Physical Description:
fiberglass (shell material)
steel (base material)
rubber (shockmounts material)
birch (rockers material)
Measurements:
overall: 26 1/2 in x 24 1/2 in x 27 1/4 in; 67.31 cm x 62.23 cm x 69.215 cm
overall: 68.5 cm x 63.5 cm; 26 15/16 in x 25 in
overall: 70 cm; 27 9/16 in
Object Name:
rocking chair
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Zeeland
Place shell made:
United States: Michigan, Kalamazoo
Date made:
1959
Design date:
1950
Subject:
Furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Bruce Gross
ID Number:
2002.0327.01
Accession number:
2002.0327
Catalog number:
2002.0327.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_1362392

dolly, chair

Maker:
Herman Miller, Inc.  Search this
Designer:
Eames, Charles  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 15 cm x 64 cm x 64 cm; 5 7/8 in x 25 3/16 in x 25 3/16 in
Object Name:
Chair Dolly
dolly, chair
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Zeeland
Date made:
1970
Year designed:
1955
Subject:
Commercial Furnishings  Search this
Furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Bernard E. (Eugene) Benassi
ID Number:
2000.0061.01
Accession number:
2000.0061
Catalog number:
2000.0061.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_557261

CTW (Coffee Table Wood)

User:
Board, David B.  Search this
Manufacturer:
Evans Products Company  Search this
Designer:
Eames, Charles  Search this
Eames, Ray  Search this
Physical Description:
plywood, ash (overall material)
dye, aniline (finish material)
Measurements:
overall: 40 cm x 86.4 cm; 15 3/4 in x 34 in
overall: 15 1/2 in x 34 1/8 in; 39.37 cm x 86.6775 cm
Object Name:
table, coffee
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles, Venice
Place purchased; place used:
United States: Minnesota, Saint Paul
Date made:
1947
Owner's inscription date:
1942-12-25
Dates used:
1947 - 1963
Subject:
Furniture  Search this
Christmas  Search this
Credit Line:
Anonymous
ID Number:
1998.0145.01
Accession number:
1998.0145
Catalog number:
1998.0145.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_214294

LCW (Lounge Chair Wood)

User:
Board, David B.  Search this
Manufacturer:
Evans Products Company  Search this
Designer:
Eames, Charles  Search this
Eames, Ray  Search this
Physical Description:
plywood, ash (overall material)
dye, aniline (finish material)
rubber (shockmounts material)
Measurements:
overall: 66.7 cm x 55 cm x 62 cm; 26 1/4 in x 21 5/8 in x 24 7/16 in
overall: 26 1/2 in x 21 3/4 in x 23 in; 67.31 cm x 55.245 cm x 58.42 cm
Object Name:
chair, side
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles, Venice
Place purchased; place used:
United States: Minnesota, Saint Paul
Date made:
1947
Owner's inscription date:
1942-12-25
Dates used:
1947 - 1963
Year designed:
1946
Subject:
Furniture  Search this
Christmas  Search this
Credit Line:
Anonymous
ID Number:
1998.0145.02
Accession number:
1998.0145
Catalog number:
1998.0145.02
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Exhibition:
American Stories
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_214295

LCW (Lounge Chair Wood)

User:
Board, David B.  Search this
Manufacturer:
Evans Products Company  Search this
Designer:
Eames, Charles  Search this
Eames, Ray  Search this
Physical Description:
plywood, ash (overall material)
dye, aniline (finish material)
rubber (shockmounts material)
Measurements:
overall: 66.7 cm x 55 cm x 62 cm; 26 1/4 in x 21 5/8 in x 24 7/16 in
Object Name:
Side Chair
Eames state chair
chair, side
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles, Venice
Place purchased; place used:
United States: Minnesota, Saint Paul
Date made:
1947
Owner's inscription date:
1942-12-25
Dates used:
1947 - 1963
Subject:
Furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Anonymous
ID Number:
1998.0145.03
Accession number:
1998.0145
Catalog number:
1998.0145.03
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_214296

Transportation Leg Splint (S2-1790)

Maker:
Evans Products Company  Search this
Designer:
Eames, Charles  Search this
Eames, Ray  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (wrapping; label material)
ink (label material)
plywood, mahogany or birch (splint material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 21 cm x 107 cm; x 8 1/4 in x 42 1/8 in
overall: 3 7/8 in x 8 1/8 in x 42 1/2 in; 9.8425 cm x 20.6375 cm x 107.95 cm
Object Name:
splint, leg
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
ca 1942
1943
Subject:
World War II  Search this
ID Number:
1992.0089.01
Catalog number:
1992.0089.01
Accession number:
1992.0089
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Military
Health & Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1098837

FSW-6 (Six-Panel Folding Screen Wood)

Manufacturer; distributor:
Herman Miller Furniture Company  Search this
Designer:
Eames, Charles  Search this
Eames, Ray  Search this
Physical Description:
plywood, birch (overall material)
cloth (cotton-nylon tape) (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 172 cm x 24.5 cm; 67 11/16 in x 9 5/8 in
overall (folded): 67 3/4 in x 9 7/8 in x 5 7/8 in; 172.085 cm x 25.0825 cm x 14.9225 cm
overall (panel): 67 3/4 in x 9 1/2 in x 2 7/8 in; 172.085 cm x 24.13 cm x 7.3025 cm
Object Name:
screen, folding
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Zeeland
Place used:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
ca 1946
1946 - 1955
Subject:
Furniture  Search this
ID Number:
1989.0141.01
Catalog number:
1989.0141.01
Accession number:
1989.0141
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1054909

DKR-1 Chair

Maker:
Herman Miller Furniture Company  Search this
Designer:
Eames, Charles  Search this
Eames, Ray  Search this
Physical Description:
wire (overall material)
fabric (upholstery material)
Measurements:
overall: 31 3/4 in x 19 in x 19 3/4 in; 80.645 cm x 48.26 cm x 50.165 cm
Object Name:
chair
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Zeeland
Place used; place found:
United States: Virginia, Alexandria
Date made:
1950 - 1951
Subject:
Furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. and Jane Griffin Yeingst
ID Number:
1987.3054.01
Catalog number:
1987.3054.01
Accession number:
1987.3054
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1461884

vest

Worn by:
Eames, Charles  Search this
Object Name:
Vest
Date made:
1966 - 1970
Credit Line:
Gift of Ray Eames
ID Number:
1981.0891.00002
Accession number:
1981.0891
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Cultural and Community Life: Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_372799

shirt

Wearer:
Eames, Charles  Search this
Referenced:
Herman Miller Furniture Company  Search this
Object Name:
Shirt
Date made:
1958
Subject:
Architecture  Search this
Furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ray Eames
ID Number:
1981.0891.00003
Accession number:
1981.0891
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Clothing & Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_372800

shirt

Wearer:
Eames, Charles  Search this
Referenced:
Herman Miller Furniture Company  Search this
Object Name:
Shirt
Date made:
1953 - 1957
Subject:
Architecture  Search this
Furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ray Eames
ID Number:
1981.0891.00004
Accession number:
1981.0891
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_372801

PAC-1 Swivel Armchair

Maker:
Herman Miller, Inc.  Search this
Designer:
Eames, Charles  Search this
Eames, Ray  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (shell material)
fiberglass (shell material)
fabric (upholstery material)
aluminum (base material)
steel (base material)
Measurements:
overall: 31 7/8 in x 24 3/4 in x 23 in; 80.9625 cm x 62.865 cm x 58.42 cm
Object Name:
armchair, swivel
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Zeeland
Date made:
1980
Design date:
1950
Subject:
Furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Herman Miller Incorporated (through Max De Pree)
ID Number:
1981.0421.01
Accession number:
1981.0421
Catalog number:
1981.0421.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_315337

Aluminum Group EA316 Swivel Lounge Chair

Maker:
Herman Miller, Inc.  Search this
Designer:
Eames, Charles  Search this
Eames, Ray  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric (back material)
fabric (seat material)
aluminum (frame material)
Measurements:
overall: 34 1/4 in x 24 3/4 in x 28 in; 86.995 cm x 62.865 cm x 71.12 cm
Object Name:
chair, lounge
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Zeeland
Date made:
1980
Design date:
1958
Subject:
Furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Herman Miller Incorporated (through Max De Pree)
ID Number:
1981.0421.02
Accession number:
1981.0421
Catalog number:
1981.0421.02
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Data Source:
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edanmdm:nmah_315338

LTR (Low Table Rod Base)

Maker:
Herman Miller, Inc.  Search this
Designer:
Eames, Charles  Search this
Eames, Ray  Search this
Physical Description:
laminate (top material)
poplar (top material)
steel, chrome-plated (base material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 7/8 in x 13 1/8 in x 15 1/2 in; 25.0825 cm x 33.3375 cm x 39.37 cm
Object Name:
table
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Zeeland
Date made:
1980
Design date:
1950
Subject:
Furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Herman Miller Incorporated (through Max De Pree)
ID Number:
1981.0421.04
Accession number:
1981.0421
Catalog number:
1981.0421.04
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_315340

EC110 (Eames Chair)

Designer:
Eames, Charles  Search this
Eames, Ray  Search this
Physical Description:
plywood, walnut (back; seat material)
steel, chrome-plated (frame material)
rubber (shockmounts material)
nylon (floor glides material)
Measurements:
overall: 29 3/4 in x 19 in x 20 in; 75.565 cm x 48.26 cm x 50.8 cm
Object Name:
chair, dining
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Zeeland
Date made:
1980
Design date:
1946
Subject:
Commercial Furnishings  Search this
Dining Room  Search this
Furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Herman Miller, Inc. (through Max De Pree)
ID Number:
1980.0554.01
Accession number:
1980.0554
Catalog number:
1980.0554.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_312995

DSS (Stacking Chair)

Primary manufacturer:
Herman Miller, Inc.  Search this
Designer:
Eames, Charles  Search this
Eames, Ray  Search this
Physical Description:
fiberglass (shell material)
steel, chrome-plated (legs; base material)
rubber (shockmounts material)
nylon (floor glides material)
Measurements:
overall: 31 3/4 in x 23 1/2 in x 19 in; 80.645 cm x 59.69 cm x 48.26 cm
Object Name:
chair, side
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Zeeland
Place shell made:
United States: Michigan, Kalamazoo
Date made:
1980
Design date:
1955
Subject:
Commercial Furnishings  Search this
Furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Herman Miller, Inc. (through Max De Pree)
ID Number:
1980.0554.02
Accession number:
1980.0554
Catalog number:
1980.0554.02
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_312996

DAG00 (Armchair)

Maker:
Herman Miller, Inc.  Search this
Designer:
Eames, Charles  Search this
Eames, Ray  Search this
Physical Description:
fiberglass (shell material)
naugahide (upholstery, covering material)
foam, urethane (upholstery, padding material)
steel, chrome-plated (legs; base material)
rubber (shockmounts material)
nylon (floor glides material)
Measurements:
overall: 31 1/2 in x 25 in x 23 in; 80.01 cm x 63.5 cm x 58.42 cm
Object Name:
chair
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Zeeland
Place shell made:
United States: Michigan, Kalamazoo
Date made:
1980
Design date:
1950
Subject:
Commercial Furnishings  Search this
Furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Herman Miller, Inc. (through Max De Pree)
ID Number:
1980.0554.03
Accession number:
1980.0554
Catalog number:
1980.0554.03
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_312997

splint, leg

Maker:
Eames, Charles  Search this
Physical Description:
plywood (overall material)
resin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 42 in x 7 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in; 106.68 cm x 19.05 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
splint, leg
Date made:
1941-1945
ID Number:
1978.2271.01
Accession number:
1978.2271
Catalog number:
1978.2271.01
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Medicine and Science: Medicine, Prostheses
Exhibition:
American Stories
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_210945

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