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"LCW" Side Chair

Artist:
Charles Eames (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1907–1978 St. Louis, Missouri)
Artist:
Ray Eames (American, 1913–1988)
Date:
ca. 1946
Medium:
Plywood, ash veneer, rubber mounts
Dimensions:
26 3/4 x 22 1/8 x 23 in. (67.9 x 56.2 x 58.4 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edward L. Stone, in memory of Berry B. Tracy, 1984
Accession Number:
1984.566
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 913
Mr. and Mrs. Edward L. Stone, Washington, D.C. (by 1982–84; their gift to MMA)

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Century of Design, Part ll: 1925-1950," May 9–October 29, 2000, no catalogue.

Arthur Drexler. Charles Eames Furniture from the Design Collection, the Museum of Modern Art, New York. New York, 1973, p. 24, figs. 31 (installation photo of "New Furniture Designed by Charles Eames," Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1946), 38, 39 (MoMA collection).

Richard Meyer. "Changing Partners: Richard Meyer on 'Reimagining Modernism' at the Met." Artforum (November 2015), ill. p. 143 (color, installation photo).



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