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No. 73, "Womb" Sofa

Designer:
Eero Saarinen (American (born Finland), Kirkkonummi 1910–1961 Ann Arbor, Michigan)
Manufacturer:
Knoll Associates
Date:
designed 1950
Medium:
Chrome-plated steel, molded fiberglass, foam rubber, modern wool-blend upholstery
Dimensions:
H. 35-1/4, W. 60-1/2, D. 37 in. (89.5 x 153.7 x 94 xm.) Seat H. 10 inches (25.4 cm.)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Barry Friedman, 1984
Accession Number:
1984.542.5
Not on view
Eric Larrabee and Massimo Vignelli. Knoll Design. New York, 1981, pp. 62–63.

R. Craig Miller in Design in America: The Cranbrook Vision 1925–1950. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. New York, 1983, p. 118.



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