DSX Plastic Side Chair des. C&R Eames, 1950 - forest shell / black legs (made by Vitra)


By: Vitra

A four-legged tubular steel base and the organically shaped Side Chair shell are the defining components of the visually understated DSX (Dining Height Side Chair X-Base). The seat shell comes in various colours and upholstery options while the base is available in a chrome-plated or powder-coated version, the latter of which can be used in gardens or on terraces.

Seen here in with a forest shell and black legs. Numerous inspiring choices of colour, finish and material are available for each element of this chair, for details please come and see us in store / email thehome@saltsmill.org.uk or call 01274 531163

Dimensions vary slightly depending on choice of finish and upholstery. Dimensions of this configuration are 830mm high, seat height 430mm, 550mm deep, 465mm wide.

Epitomising the playful, functionality of mid-century American design, the DSW Chair by Charles and Ray Eames feels as fresh today as when it was first introduced over 60 years ago

The Eames Plastic Chairs are renewed versions of the legendary Fiberglass Chair. As the very first industrially produced plastic chair, it was originally developed by the Eames' in collaboration with Zenith Plastics for the 'Low-Cost Furniture Design' competition organised by the Museum of Modern Art. In the current versions made of polypropylene, these chairs provide even greater comfort.