Eero Saarinen Womb Chair

Eero Saarinen designed the Womb Chair in 1948 to be the most comfortable arm chair. This Womb Chair features a black stainless steel base and is upholstered in linen. It comes with a matching ottoman. The black base was the original color for the base and this chair, being number 51, most likely was produced early 1950s.

 Chair’s Story

The Womb chair, with its matching ottoman, was designed in 1948, part of Saarinen’s breakthrough seating collection. The Womb’s steel rod base, combined with its fiberglass shell frame upholstered in all covering fabric, highlights Saarinen’s brilliant design aesthetic and his architectural skills. The Womb Chair and Ottoman is a classic design, and one of the most comfortable chairs to lounge in. It envelops you in such a way that you feel completely relaxed.

SPECIFICATIONS:  Excellent structural condition. Needs to be reupholstered. This chair and ottoman is number 51 in production.
MATERIALS:  Fiberglass, linen, black steel base.
WIDTH: 50 cm / 19.7 in
DEPTH: 52 cm / 20.5 in
HEIGHT: 98 cm / 38.6 in
SEAT HEIGHT: 40 cm / 15.6 in