Charles and Ray Eames, 20. was among the most influential designers of the century.
The Eames Furniture Sourebook gives readers a comprehensive overview of his furniture, including design milestones such as the Plywood Group, Wire and Plastic Chairs, Aluminum Group and the legendary Chaise Lounge.
Through detailed texts and extensive photographic material, it reconstructs the genesis of these and other pioneering designs, sheds light on the duo’s innovative use of materials and techniques, and analyzes the significance of their work in the context of their time.
The Eames Collection at the Vitra Design Museum forms the basis of this book. It is the largest collection of Eames furniture worldwide and includes prototypes, experiments and working models of the Eames Office, as well as other important pieces.
- 17 x 24 cm, 0.99 kg
- 336 pages, ca. 350 images 350 visuals