Item No. 671668
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Womb Chair

Price reduced from $5,800.00 to $4,640.00 20% off
Item No. 671668
New colors

Womb Chair

Price reduced from $5,800.00 to $4,640.00 20% off

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  • Enveloping, modern lounge chair.
  • Leather or fabric upholstery.
  • Chrome or black frame.
  • 35½" H 40" W 34" D
Detailed Dimensions

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  • In-Home Delivery

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5-year warranty (terms and conditions may vary)
Designed by Eero Saarinen for Knoll®
Manufacturer SKU:
Womb Chair
Price reduced from $5,800.00 to $4,640.00 20% off

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The expressive sculptural forms of the Eero Saarinen Womb Chair (1946) can also be found in his architecture, from the TWA Terminal (now the TWA Hotel) at New York's JFK Airport to the Gateway Arch in St. Louis. In 1940, the Finnish American and his friend Charles Eames took first prize at the Organic Design in Home Furnishings competition at MoMA. Later that decade, Florence Knoll challenged Saarinen to create a chair that she could curl up in, which led to this iconic design. The Knoll Womb Chair has an enveloping form that continues to be one of the most celebrated and recognized representations of midcentury organic modernism. By applying foam molded over a fiberglass shell, Saarinen created a single-piece form that perfectly facilitates a relaxed sitting posture. Manufactured by Knoll according to the original specifications of the designer.
  • Enveloping, modern lounge chair.
  • Leather or fabric upholstery.
  • Chrome or black frame.
  • Ottoman sold separately.
Brand
Knoll®
Collection
Womb Collection
General Dimensions
  • 35½" H 40" W 34" D
Product Weight
36 lbs
Assembly
Comes fully assembled
Warranty
5-year warranty (terms and conditions may vary)
Womb Chair, Standard

Womb Chair, Standard

  • Height (in): 35½
  • Width (in): 40
  • Depth (in): 34
  • Weight (lbs): 36
  • Seat Height (in): 16
  • Seat Width (in): 27
  • Seat Depth (in): 24⅞
  • Back Height (in): 35½
  • Arm Height (in): 20½
  • Weight Capacity (lbs): 275
  • Reinforced fiberglass shell
  • Plywood platform
  • Polyester fiber padding with foam core
  • Steel rod frame with black powder-coated or polished chrome finish
  • Stainless steel and nylon glides
  • Fabric, suede, or leather upholstery
Eero Saarinen

Eero Saarinen

“The purpose of architecture is to shelter and enhance man’s life on earth and to fulfill his belief in the nobility of his existence,” said Eero Saarinen in 1959. Saarinen’s architectural legacy communicates this sentiment of giddy potential and unfettered optimism in post-war America seen in iconic projects like the Gateway Arch in St. Louis and in his sculptural furniture designed for Knoll.

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WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including Antimony Oxide (Antimony Trioxide), which is known to the State of California to cause cancer. For more information, go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.

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