The Eames Lounge Chair

The Eames Lounge Chair

The book examines the designs of Ray and Charles Eames and with lavish photographs and illustrations, documents the evolution of the Lounge Chair and places it in its cultural, historical and social context. 1950s Charles and Ray decided to go ahead with developing an upholstered super-comfortable lounge chair. The Eames Chair was created for movie moguls and other powerful businessmen who saught to project and air of informal, but total control.