Tandem Sling by Eames for Herman Miller, Restored in Edelman LeathersAutomaton Vintage Furnishings
Ray & Charles Eames were commissioned to design the perfect utilitarian seating for the first international airports in 1962. Created for comfort and convenience, this chair is iconic and has never before been redone with such luxury in mind.
This jet age armchair was reupholstered in world-class, full grain Edelman Leather, the cushioned sling seats and backs are a supple, soft, blueish grey leather that resembles a soft suede.
Finished with matching hair-on cowhide armrests and the aluminum frames have been restored and polished with a satin finish.
For the modern-day eclecticists and discerning collectors, these pieces are heirlooms from the generation of the jet-set elite. Would be a fantastic addition to an office, foyer, man cave, living room, or waiting room.
We created one three-seater, a two-seater and two singles to match. A set of these luxury tandem sling benches would be striking; Contact us for a package discount.
In expertly restore condition, these chairs may still show light indications of their age. Contact us for a full condition report. Please contact us if you would like your own, customized tandem sling seating. Select from a wide variety of leathers and finishes including brass plate. Visit our storefront to see more of these beautifully restored chairs in red, cream, copper and black shagreen leather.
Dimensions: 34 in.Hx24 in.Wx25 in.D
Material: aluminum, leather
Price: $8800 (per item)