Vitra Eames RAR Rocking Chair Fully Upholstered
Designer: Charles & Ray Eames 1950
This is an original genuine Vitra piece.
Today the Plastic Chairs number among the most well-known designs by Charles and Ray Eames. One model has always stood out among the myriad combinations of organically shaped shells and various bases in this large family of chairs: the iconic RAR (Rocking Armchair Rod Base). The compact rocking chair mounted on wooden runners adds a self-assured accent to any environment.
Materials: Seat shell: dyed-through polypropylene. 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 Hopsak fabric, attached to the shell with a welted edge. Covers available in all Hopsak fabric colours. Different shell and upholstery colours and various bases provide a multitude of possible combinations.
RAR base: wire base with cross struts, solid maple runners (Western Europe, Poland). (RAR = Rocking Armchair Rod Base)
Dimensions: Width 630mm x Depth 810mm x Height 760mm (Seat Height: 370mm)