American Decorative Arts
Designer: Charles Eames, American, 1907–1978
Designer: Ray Eames, American, 1912–1988
Manufacturer: Herman Miller, Inc., American, founded 1923

DCM (Dining Chair Metal)

designed 1946

Chromium-plated tubular steel frame; plywood seat and back with walnut veneer

29 3/4 × 19 7/8 × 20 7/8 in. (75.6 × 50.5 × 53 cm)
Gift of Herman Miller, Inc.
1973.106.3
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Geography: 
Made in Zeeland, Michigan
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Gift of Herman Miller, Inc., Zeeland, Mich.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, 1973,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 35, no. 1 (Summer 1974): 85.

Patricia E. Kane, 300 Years of American Seating Furniture Chairs and Beds from the Mabel Brady Garvan and Other Collections at Yale University (Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1976), 283-284, no. 269, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.