Vitra Organic Highback Chair
Designer: Eeroe Saarinen 1940
This is an original genuine Vitra piece.
For the competition 'Organic Design in Home Furnishing' Charles Eames and Eero Saarinen designed the Organic Chair in several versions for a variety of different sitting positions. The Organic Highback has an elongated backrest with a moulded neck support making it a comfortable armchair for lounging or reading. The dimensions of the armrests and seat surface which are wider and longer than the Organic Chair also augment the seating comfort of the highback version.
Materials: Seat shell: laminated.
Upholstery: Polyurethane foam with fabric cover.
Legs: Black ash or natural oak.
Glides: Fitted with plastic glides for carpet, felt glides for hard floors additionally included.
Dimensions: Width: 851mm x Depth: 787mm x Height: 1070mm (Seat Height: 355mm)