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DKR-2 ("Bikini " chair)

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Two-piece azure-colored leather upholstery. Grid-patterned bucket seat sets upon a wire base. Wire painted black. Note that "Rod" in the title of this model chair refers to the metal rods in the base; the chair could be purchased with a variety of different base structures. "Bikini" refers to...

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Credit Line

Gift of Roger and Doris Goodrich


Used with permission. Herman Miller, Inc.® Eames®

designed 1951; made 1953

Object Place

Zeeland, Michigan, United States


81.28 x 44.45 x 49.53 cm (32 x 17 1/2 x 19 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Painted steel wire, leather




Furniture, Seating and Beds