User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Child's chair

Start collecting


Early history unknown; by January 2010, Mark McDonald, 330 Gallery, Hudson, NY; 2010, purchased from McDonald by the MFA. (Accession Date: February 24, 2010)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Barbara L. and Theodore B. Alfond, J. Parker Prindle, Mr. James G. Hinkle, Jr. and Mr. Roy Hammer, Anne M. Beha and Robert A. Radloff, and Henry H. Hoyt, Jr. in honor of Jonathan L. Fairbanks


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

designed 1945; made 1945

Object Place

Venice, California


Overall: 36.8 x 25.4 cm (14 1/2 x 10 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Molded plywood with original red stain




Furniture, Seating and Beds