Eames Rectangular Coffee Table
by Herman Miller
designed by Charles and Ray Eames
At A Glance:
Charles and Ray Eames designed the Molded Plywood Coffee Table in 1946 to complement their famous molded plywood chairs. And now, the vision of Charles and Ray to continually explore, refine, and discover is reflected in a new rectangular shape for their well-known design. In form and spirit, this re-imagined rectangular coffee table is unmistakably Eames-inspired with its plywood top and gently curved legs.
What's to Like:
- "Strength" isn't the first thing that comes to most peoples' minds when it comes to plywood furniture. But this rectangular coffee table is chock full of strong-itude.
- Three high quality, lightweight hardwood inner plies are sandwiched between natural wood face veneers.
- The coffee table's slab table top and slender legs combine for exceptional visual balance and gracefulness.
The Eames Rectangular Coffee Table is sized just right and features a familiar - yet updated - form. This Herman Miller coffee table is for fans of mid-century icons and lovers of new design alike.
The Herman Miller Eames Rectangular Coffee Table is also known by the following manufacturer Item Number: CTW-1.
Materials & Measurements
- Natural face veneers and hardwood inner plies.
- Wood veneer finishes or laminate
- Medium: 14" h x 48" w x 22" d
- Large: 14" h x 36" w x 22" d
About the Manufacturer
Herman Miller Authorized Retailer
Herman Miller is an industry leader in the integration of cutting edge technology to furniture and other household items to make everyday life more comfortable, convenient, and stylish. Herman Miller stands out at the forefront of such fields as ergonomic technologies, environmentally friendly manufacturing processes, and customizable furniture items.
In addition to producing some of the most outstanding office furniture in the world, Herman Miller has also taken on the responsibility of manufacturing some of the most celebrated furniture designs by some of the world's most famous designs. These "modern classics" include works by Charles and Ray Eames, George Nelson, and Isamu Noguchi. Herman Miller celebrates these famous mid-century designers' works through its extraordinarily precise manufacturing techniques and industry-leading green production processes.
Herman Miller is a global company with operations, sales offices, dealers, and licensees in more than 40 countries in North America, Asia/Pacific, Europe, Middle East, Africa, and Latin America, serving customers virtually anywhere in the world. Herman Miller is headquartered in Zeeland, Michigan, while manufacturing facilities are located in the U.S., China, Italy, and the United Kingdom.
About the Designer
Charles and Ray Eames are perhaps the most celebrated designers of the 20th century. Married in 1941, the Eames duo are responsible for some of the most critically acclaimed furniture designs of the modern era. Amongst their most famous designs are the molded plywood chair, the aluminum chair group, and the plywood coffee table. Although they are most often remembered today for their furniture designs with partner Herman Miller, the Eameses engaged in artistic expression across a broad range of mediums- including architecture and filmmaking.