The Organic Simple Shapes Of Mid Century Chairs
Some have an egg shape, some have a swan shape (keeping with mid century design’s affinity for forms in nature).
Some of The Eames Side Chairs designed for Herman Miller are most striking and recognizable examples of mid century modern chairs.
Some of the images are iconic and you may have seen them before.
Famous mid century chair designers include:
- Arne Jacobsen (Egg And Swan Chairs)
- Hans Wegner (Shell chair / Smile Chair)
- Ludwig Mies van der Roh (Barcelona Chair)
- Eero Saarinen (Womb Chair)
- Eero Aarnio (Ball & Bubble Chairs)
- Ray and Charles Eames. (Molded Plywood & Fiberglass Chairs)
Below are most unique and original chair designs from post-war middle 20th Century. You may notice that, the rounded shapes and design of these selections lean more towards organic forms found in nature.
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Blue Eames Side Chair
Eames Style Fabric Arm Chair
Hans Wegner (Shell chair / Smile Chair) Amazon Paid Link
Ludwig Mies van der Roh (Barcelona Chair)
Christopher Knight Accent Chair
Eames Molded Plywood Lounge Chair- Amazon Paid Link
Arne Jacobson (Egg And Swan Chairs)
Ray and Charles Eames Office Chair
Jorge Ferrari-Hardoy-Butterfly Chair
Helm Lounge Chair
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