Elliptical Table Rod Base (ETR)

Elliptical Table Rod Base (ETR)

1951
Designer
Charles Eames, American, 1907-1978
Born: St. Louis, MO
Work Locations: California, Michigan
Ray Eames, American, 1912-1988
Born: Sacramento, CA
Work Locations: California, Michigan
Manufacturer
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Est. 1923
Work Locations: Michigan
Locale
Michigan
Country
United States
table
Plastic laminate, plywood, and galvanized steel
Purchase with funds from Florence R. & Ralph L. Burgess Trust and Design Council of the Denver Art Museum
1992.8

Charles Eames, Ray Eames, Elliptical Table Rod Base (ETR), 1951. Plastic laminate, plywood, galvanized steel; 10 1/4 × 29 × 89 in. Manufactured by Herman Miller, Zeeland, MI. Denver Art Museum Collection: Funds from Florence R. & Ralph L. Burgess Trusts & Design Council. © Eames Office LLC (eamesoffice.com). Photography © Denver Art Museum

Dimensions
height: 10 1/4 in, 26.035 cm; length: 88 7/8 in, 225.7425 cm; width: 29 in, 73.6600 cm
Department
Architecture and Design
Collection
Architecture and Design

Charles Eames
American, 1907-1978
Ray Eames
American, 1912-1988
Elliptical Table Rod Base (ETR)
1951
Plastic laminate, plywood, galvanized steel
Manufactured by Herman Miller, Zeeland, MI
Funds from Florence R. & Ralph L. Burgess Trusts & Design Council, 1992.8

Known Provenance
Purchased 1992 from (Barry Friedman Gallery), New York, NY by the Denver Art Museum.
Exhibition History
  • “Serious Play: Design in Midcentury America” — Denver Art Museum, 9/28/2018 – 8/25/2019