Vitra Eames Plastic Armchair RE DAX Seat Upholstery

£540.00

Select Seat Shell Colour
Vitra | Eames Plastic Group | Seat Shell RE
  • Vitra EPC 11 Pebble RE
  • Vitra EPC 85 Cotton White RE
  • Vitra EPC 41 Pale Rose RE
  • Vitra EPC 24 Light Grey RE
  • Vitra EPC 23 Ice Grey RE
  • Vitra EPC 17 Emerald RE
  • Vitra EPC 34 Mustard RE
  • Vitra EPC 92 Citron RE
  • Vitra EPC 03 Poppy Red RE
  • Vitra EPC 43 Rusty Orange RE
  • Vitra EPC 48 Forest RE
  • Vitra EPC 83 Sea Blue RE
  • Vitra EPC 56 Granite Grey RE
  • Vitra EPC 12 Deep Black RE
Select Upholstery
Vitra | F60 | Hopsak
  • Vitra Hopsak 83 Blue Ivory
  • Vitra Hopsak 63 Red Poppy Red
  • Vitra Hopsak 05 Dark Grey
  • Vitra Hopsak 16 Yellow Ivory
  • Vitra Hopsak 17 Nude Ivory
  • Vitra Hopsak 18 Mustard Ivory
  • Vitra Hopsak 19 Mustard Dark Grey
  • Vitra Hopsak 20 Green Ivory
  • Vitra Hopsak 22 Sea Blue Dark Grey
  • Vitra Hopsak 23 Nero Ivory
  • Vitra Hopsak 24 Dark Grey Nero
  • Vitra Hopsak 25 Sea Blue Ivory
  • Vitra Hopsak 62 Red Moor Brown
  • Vitra Hopsak 65 Coral Poppy Red
  • Vitra Hopsak 66 Nero
  • Vitra Hopsak 67 Poppy Red Ivory
  • Vitra Hopsak 68 Pink Poppy Red
  • Vitra Hopsak 69 Grass Green Ivory
  • Vitra Hopsak 70 Grass Green Forest
  • Vitra Hopsak 71 Yellow Pastel Green
  • Vitra Hopsak 73 Petrol Moor Brown
  • Vitra Hopsak 74 Dark Blue Ivory
  • Vitra Hopsak 75 Dark Blue Moor Brown
  • Vitra Hopsak 76 Marron Moor Brown
  • Vitra Hopsak 77 Nero Forest
  • Vitra Hopsak 79 Warm Grey Ivory
  • Vitra Hopsak 80 Warm Grey Moor Brown
  • Vitra Hopsak 81 Ice Blue Ivory
  • Vitra Hopsak 82 Ice Blue Moor Brown
  • Vitra Hopsak 85 Mint Ivory
  • Vitra Hopsak 86 Mint Forest
  • Vitra Hopsak 87 Ivory Forest
  • Vitra Hopsak 88 Cognac Ivory
  • Vitra Hopsak 96 Red Cognac
Select Base Finish
Vitra | Eames DAX_DSX | Base Finish
  • Vitra Eames DAX DSX 01 Chrome Base
  • Vitra Eames DAX DSX 04 White Powder Coated Smooth
  • Vitra Eames DAX DSX 30 Basic Dark Powder Coated Smooth
Select Glides
Vitra | Glides | Black
  • Vitra 04 Glides Black For Carpet
  • Vitra 05 Felt Glides Black For Hard Floor
Vitra | Glides | White
  • Vitra 14 Glides White For Carpet
  • Vitra 15 Felt Glides White For Hard Floor

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Manufacturer: Vitra

Designer: Charles & Ray Eames 1950

This is an original genuine Vitra piece.

Plastic Armchairs were first presented as part of a New York Museum of Modern Art competition Low Cost Furniture Design. Their organically shaped plastic seat shells were later combined with various different bases and manufactured in their millions. In their latest version made of polypropylene the armchairs now offer even greater sitting comfort.

The hopsack seat cushion is available in various colours and can be combined with the fourteen colours of seat shell.

The average human height has increased worldwide by nearly 10 cm over the past 60 years, resulting in a growing awareness of the need to adapt the dimensions of classic chair designs to fit new proportions. In comparison to the taller heights of most tables and seating today, many people felt that the Eames Plastic Chairs were too low. Vitra is now responding to the requirements and needs of its customers by adding 20 mm to the height of the Eames Plastic Chairs DSX, DAX, DSR, DAR, DSW and DAW, while also revising the seat geometry. These modifications, which are aesthetically almost imperceptible, substantially increase the comfort of this classic chair design, especially in combination with contemporary tables.

Materials: Seat shell: dyed-through, recycled polypropylene, 100% recyclable. Seat upholstery in hopsak fabric.

Base: four-legged tubular steel base, chrome-plated or powder-coated.

Note: due to the composition of the recycled material, the seat shell colours exhibit very subtle specks of pigment.

All models are available with a seat cushion (screwed to the seat shell) or full upholstery. The fully upholstered version has moulded polyurethane foam padding covered in fabric, attached to the shell with a welted edge. Different shell and upholstery colours and various bases provide a multitude of possible combinations.

Dimensions: Width 62.5cm x Depth 60cm x Height 83cm (seat height: 43cm)