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Knoll ® Saarinen Executive Armchair with Tubular Leg

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Eero Saarinen Eero Saarinen Finland (1910 - 1961)

Eero Saarinen shared the same birthday as his father, Eliel Saarinen. They emigrated to the United States of America in 1923, when Eero was thirteen. He grew up in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, where his father was a teacher at the Cranbrook Academy of Art and he took courses in sculpture and furniture design there. He had a close relationship with fellow students Charles and Ray Eames, and became good friends with Florence Knoll (née Schust). Beginning in September 1929, he studied sculpture at the Académie de la Grande Chaumière in Paris, France. He then went on to study at the Yale School of Architecture, completing his studies in 1934. Subsequently, he toured Europe and North Africa for a year and returned for a year to his native Finland, after which he returned to Cranbrook to work for his father and teach at the academy. He became a naturalized citizen of the U.S. in 1940. Saarinen was recruited by Donal McLaughlin, an architectural school friend from his Yale days, to join the military service in the Office of Strategic Services (OSS). Saarinen was assigned to draw illustrations for bomb disassembly manuals and to provide designs for the Situation Room in the White House. Saarinen worked full time for the OSS until 1944. After his father's death in 1950, Saarinen founded his own architect's office, "Eero Saarinen and Associates". Eero Saarinen died of a brain tumor in 1961 at the age of 51

The Design Eero Saarinen might be considered by some to be a purist when it came to his approach towards architecture and interior design. He sought the essential idea and reduced it to the most effective structural solution within an overall unity of design. To that end, he designed the Executive Chair in 1957 recognizing the importance of user comfort. Saarinen became the first to construct a chair shell from fiberglass, a pliable material that flexes in response to body weight. In 1969, Saarinen's Executive Chair won both the prestigious Museum of Modern Art Award and the Federal Award for Industrial Design. Additionally, the Tulip Chair is GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality Certified®. *This product is made to order and thus customer orders cannot be canceled once the products go into production
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  • Features at a GlanceDesign Year 1957Frame is made of molded reinforced polyurethane shell
  • Order with Confidence: Knoll products are guaranteed to be free from defects in materials and workmanship during the applicable warranty period set forth in the Knoll warranty
  • Features at a GlanceDesign Year 1957Seat is made of contoured plywood
  • Features at a GlanceDesign Year 1957Chair is upholstered in urethane foam cushion with matching full surround welt detail
  • Order with Confidence: Sustainability Statement: Sustainable design is a key component of Knoll's environmental focus. Knoll's commitment to social responsibility and a healthy environment has prompted the company to further articulate its longstanding environmental programs and, with encouragement and support from colleagues in the industry, Knoll has re-energized its focus on such ''green'' initiatives as life cycle analysis and LEED® certification. Knoll is proud to have contributed to projects that have received LEED certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.
  • Order with Confidence: Greenguard certified
  • Order with Confidence: Should you discover shortly after receiving your Executive Arm Chair that parts are either damaged or missing, please call us immediately, and we will be happy to send you replacement parts as soon as possible and at no additional cost.
  • Features at a GlanceDesign Year 1957Includes glides which are molded nylon disks in stamped steel shroud
  • Order with Confidence: Each authentic Knoll product includes a certificate of authenticity
  • Features at a GlanceDesign Year 1957Steel leg base features seamless tubular steel with polished chrome finish
  • Please Note: This product does not meet Cal 133 specifications.

Dimensions:

  • Overall Width - Side to Side: 26 Inches
  • Overall Depth - Front to Back: 24.75 Inches
  • Overall Product Weight: 19 Pounds
  • Seat height: 18''
  • Overall 31.5'' H x 26'' W x 24.75'' D, 19 lbs
  • Overall Width - Side to Side: 26 Inches
  • Overall Depth - Front to Back: 24.75 Inches
  • Overall Product Weight: 19 Pounds
Product Type: Arm chairFinish: 1: Cherry
Finish: 2: WalnutDistressed: No
Tufted Seat Upholstery: NoTufted Back Upholstery: No
Frame Material: MetalNumber of Items Included: 1
Upholstered Seat: YesUpholstered Back: Yes
Style: ModernBack Style: Solid back
Dining Type: Casual/KitchenCountry of Manufacture: United States
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With a long history of design innovation for the home, workplace, and in textiles, Knoll continues to play a large part in the foundations of Modern Design. Founded in 1938 by Hans Knoll and continued after his death by his wife Florence Knoll, the company has produced a long line of award-winning and museum worthy designs from virtually every top designer in modern design.

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OUR SKU # KLL2077 This item is also sometimes listed under the following manufacturer numbers: 71A-3-C-K16220, 71A-3-C-K16222, 71A-3-C-K16226, 71A-3-C-K16228, 71A-3-C-K64214, 71A-3-C-K6426, 71A-3-C-K6427, 71A-3-C-K6428, 71A-3-C-VO 948, 71A-3-C-VO 963, 71A-3-C-VO 964, 71A-3-C-VO BLK

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