1957 Set of 4 Herman Miller Eames DKR-2 Wire Dining Chairs and Contract Table. Listed for sale is a very rare and original Herman Miller dining set dating to 1957, designed by Charles and Ray Eames.
The DKR-2 dining chairs features early silver H bases, white enameled wire uppers and original blue naugahyde bikini pads. The dining table is an original 1st year production contract dining table, which was produced in 1957 in anticipation of the Eames aluminum group series (introduced in 1958). The set is in gorgeous original condition with some light wear as noted in the photos. The bikini pads look terrific overall, though do show some signs of wear with minor breaks in the stitching for example. The pads are perfectly usable and can be used/preserved without issue.
The white laminate table is in gorgeous condition, showing normal light wear. As the tables are quite solid and resilient, it is remarkable how good the table looks especially.
The top measures 36 inches in diameter and 28.75 inches tall. The chairs measure 32.5 inches tall.
These pieces came from the estate of a prominent arts patron in Chicago, who owned this set along with a number of other iconic modern furnishings. The set is guaranteed as original. The price listed includes all four chairs and the table. Number of items in set. D ROSE MOD was founded in order to pursue a passion for modern design.
The business began as a collection with an emphasis on furniture by Charles and Ray Eames. This collection now explores modern design icons across many decades, designers, and materials. Today, D ROSE MOD offers collector and museum quality pieces with the hope that you will share the same passion.Thanks to years of experience and familiarity, we are frequently able to refresh our inventory with rare pieces by designers such as Charles and Ray Eames, Mies Van Der Rohe, Le Corbusier, Hans Wegner, Florence Knoll, Poul Kjaerholm, George Nakashima, and many others. We represent that the goods are as described in the above listing. We specifically disclaim any fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Customers should satisfy themselves that any item choice made is suitable for their intended purpose or use. You may also be interested in..
The item "1957 Set of 4 Herman Miller Eames DKR-2 Wire Dining Chairs and Contract Table" is in sale since Tuesday, July 7, 2020. This item is in the category "Home & Garden\Furniture\Dining Sets". The seller is "d-rose-mod" and is located in Hershey, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped worldwide.