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Lounge chair and ottoman, No. 670 and 671

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Purchased in 1962 by James and Margie Krebs for their new home in Marblehead, Massachusetts; 2008; gift to the MFA of James and Margie Krebs (Accession Date: December 17, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of James and Margie Krebs


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

designed 1956, made 1956–62

Object Place

Zeeland, Michigan


Overall (Chair): 83.8 x 83.8 x 83.8 cm (33 x 33 x 33 in.) Overall (Ottoman): 44.5 x 66 x 54.6 cm (17 1/2 x 26 x 21 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Molded plywood (walnut or rosewood veneers), cast aluminum, black leather-covered latex foam and down upholstery, rubber




Furniture, Seating and Beds