The furniture whisperer
In the exhibition “Typecasting. An Assembly of Iconic, Forgotten and New Vitra Characters,” Robert Stadler lends furniture a voice. Let’s take a listen!
Charles and Ray Eames spent many years experimenting with new processes for optimizing the way three-dimensionally moulded plywood fits the contours of the body. Today, LCW, with its moulded plywood seat, backrest and base, is once again available with a hide cover, as was the case when it was launched in 1946.
|Seat finish||with upholstery|
|Width of seat||560 mm|
|Height of seat||300 mm|
|Depth of seat||530 mm|
|Base finish||with legs|
|Backrest finish||with backrest|
|Armrest finish||without armrests|
shades of brown