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Eames® Molded Plastic Wire-Base Side Chair (DSR)

Designed by Charles and Ray Eames for Herman Miller®

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Item Number: 189101
$395.00
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We want you to be delighted with your new purchase. If you need to make a return, we're here to help. Please review your item(s) upon delivery. If there is an issue with your order, contact your local DWR Studio or our customer service team at 800.944.2233  or service@dwr.com within three (3) days of receipt. If you receive a damaged, defective, or incorrect item, we’ll make it right.

 

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- Returns must be received in original condition within 30 days of receipt.

- Shipping charges are non-refundable. You will be responsible for outbound and return shipping and delivery charges.

- Returns are accepted only at our warehouse—not at DWR Studios, DWR Outlets, or company headquarters.

- Your refund will be reduced by a restocking charge equal to 10% of the purchase price (accessories, bedding, Sonno mattresses*, and towels are exempt).

- Credit card orders will receive refunds in the form of a credit back to the original account.

- Check and cash payments will be returned via a refund check or DWR Merchandise Credit.

- Be sure to retain the original packing materials, receipt, and all merchandise tags for returns. 

 

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- Custom or special order furniture.

- Floor samples and items purchased from DWR Outlets and eBay.

 

 

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We can accept cancellation of your order for items that have not yet shipped or are on backorder. In-stock items normally ship within 24–48 hours after an order has been placed.  Once an item has shipped, cancellation is not possible. 

 

- If you order by credit card, your card will be charged as each item is shipped.

- Custom and special order items cannot be canceled.

 

 

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Try Sonno risk-free for up to 100 nights (with a minimum of 30). If you decide to return the mattress, contact your local DWR Studio or call 800.944.2233 for a refund and free pickup. 

 

- One sleep trial per household annually. 

- Delivery fees nonrefundable.

 

 

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All items purchased from Design Within Reach are made pursuant to a shipment contract. This means that the risk of loss and title for such items pass to you upon our delivery to the carrier. If your order is placed with a purchase order, the shipping term of FOB DWR shipping dock will supersede any shipping terms in your purchase order.

 

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Description

Masters of materials.

Charles and Ray Eames believed that “design is a method of action,” and they continually updated their work as new materials became available. Their molded shell chairs were originally designed in metal and entered as a prototype in MoMA’s 1948 International Competition for Low-Cost Furniture Design. They then changed the material to fiberglass in 1950, and today the chairs are made of recyclable polypropylene. Charles was dissatisfied with the fiberglass, and it wasn’t until after his death that the matte finish he desired was achieved, thanks to advances in materials. “The chair that Charles and Ray were designing,” explains grandson Eames Demetrios, “is the chair that’s made tomorrow.” This is an authentic Eames chair by Herman Miller, Inc. Eames is a licensed trademark of Herman Miller. Made in U.S.A.



A cradle of comfort.

Providing just the right amount of give, each molded shell chair has a deep seat pocket and waterfall seat edge to keep you comfortable by reducing pressure on the backs of thighs. Informally known as “the Eames Eiffel” because of its striking Eiffel Tower base, this durable chair is built to last, but should you someday decide to part with it, the polypropylene shell is 100% recyclable.

  • A classic in continuous production since 1950.
  • DSR stands for dining height, side chair, rod base.
  • This is an authentic Herman Miller Eames chair.
  • Nicknamed “the Eiffel” because of its tower-like base.

Designer

Charles and Ray Eames
Charles and Ray Eames

U.S.A. (1907–1978) U.S.A. (1912–1988)

Design is for living. That maxim shaped a widespread shift in design during the 1940s and 1950s. It was a revolution of form, an exciting visual language that signaled a new age and a fresh start – and two of its prime movers were Charles and Ray Eames. The Eameses were a husband-and-wife team whose unique synergy led to a whole ...

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Dimensions

H 31.5" W 18" D 21.5" Seat H 17.5" Eames® Molded Plastic Wire-Base Side Chair (DSR)

Materials

Injection-molded batch-dyed recyclable polypropylene; black or white powder-coated or chrome-plated steel base; leveling floor glides.

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Care & Maintenance With regular care and maintenance, your Herman Miller product will provide many years of superior performance and satisfaction. To maintain quality, please follow the cleaning procedures outlined here. The instructions for the care and maintenance of Herman Miller products are provided to you as a service. No warranty is implied since results may vary. Plastic Shell Normal cleaning Wash plastic surfaces with a soft cloth soaked in mild detergent and warm water. Rinse thoroughly and dry with a soft cloth. Do not use solvents or abrasive kitchen cleaners. Wire Base and 4-Leg Base Normal cleaningWash surface with a soft cloth soaked in mild detergent and warm water. Rinse thoroughly and dry with a clean soft cloth. Do not use solvents or abrasive kitchen cleaners. Wood Dowel Base Normal cleaning Dust regularly with a slightly damp, soft, lint-free cloth. Wipe dry with a dry, soft cloth in the directionof the wood grain. Spills should be immediately wiped up with a damp cloth. Once a month Clean the surface with a soft cloth dampened with a quality cleaner formulated for wood furniture. Wipe the surface in the direction of the wood grain to remove dirt and fingerprints. Wipe dry with a clean, dry cloth. Twice a yearApply a good quality furniture polish with a soft cloth. Do not use aerosol-powered cleaners or polishes. Also, do not use polishes containing waxes or abrasives, or polishes that are oil based. Fabric Normal cleaning Vacuum fabric as needed, using an upholstery attachment. Do not brush fabric or use a vacuum attachment with a rotary brush. Brushing may permanently damage the nap or change the character of the fabric. Do not apply water or any liquid solution. Wetting the fabric with any liquid solution may result in permanent damage. If further cleaning is needed, dry-clean or spot clean fabric with solvent cleaner.

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Love these chairs!
Love these chairs! Color selection options were wonderful. The chairs were delivered promptly and in good condition.
September 14, 2016
Style/Comfort/Practicality
The tag line says it all. A superior and classic product that looks and functions superbly! Could not be happier
August 20, 2015
everything we expected
we love the chairs and plan to by at least two - four more of the same ones to complete the set
June 12, 2015
Great dining chair for kids!
I recently replaced my upholstered dining room chairs with 7 Eames Plastic Chairs with Wire Bases. I have three little kids that are hard on chairs with spilling, etc. These chairs are awesome since they're light and incredibly easy to clean. I use a damp cloth to wipe them down and they're as good as new. I highly recommend these chairs!
June 12, 2013
The perfect little side chair!
I just got myself one of these for my apartment. I already have a very comfortable Eames management chair at my desk but I needed something as a secondary chair for my room. The chair is light, solid, stylish, and comfortable! The back flexes with your movement and it really has a nice feel. It is exactly what I was looking for!
April 25, 2012

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We bought 6 of these chairs in different colors and both of the red ones leg mounts broke off. Anyone know how to repair them?
Katherine K on Dec 12, 2019
BEST ANSWER: Hi Katherine,

We recommend that you please contact our knowledgeable client care team at 800.944.2233 and press 2, or email service@dwr.com so they can assist you further.

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