In any design problem, one should seek the
solution in terms of the next largest thing, designer Eero Saarinen once said. "If the problem is a chair, then its solution must be found in the way it relates to ...
Saarinen collection. Frame: Molded fiberglass with a reinforced,
plastic bonded finish. Base: Cast aluminum in a rilsan coated finish. Cushion: Removable, with zippered cover and Velcro fastening. Made in USA. Greenguard certified. Seat height: 18.5". Overall dimensions: 32" H ...
Eero Saarinen vowed to address the "ugly, confusing,
unrestful world" he observed underneath chairs and tables the so called "slum of legs." A five year design investigation led him to the revolutionary Pedestal Collection, introduced in 1958.