Eero Saarinen's desire to create a modern lounge chair that derived its comfort from its shape—not its cushioning—yielded one of the most recognizable furniture designs ever manufactured. Fueled by Florence Knoll's request for a supremely comfortable chair, one "I can curl up in," Saarinen leveraged brand new technology to investigate the material possibilities of fiberglass and resin. The result was a Knoll furniture icon—a shell that ingeniously enveloped the human form like a womb—and one of the great design solutions of the 20th Century.
Womb Ottoman is constructed of foam over a molded, reinforced fiberglass shell. The Child's Medium Ottoman is GreenGuard certified. GreenGuard is the most respected independent testing program for low-emiting products. GreenGuard certified products help reduce indoor air pollution and create healthier interior environments.
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|Materials||Seat shell is foam-covered molded fiberglass.
Base is steel rod with polished chrome or black paint.
Overall: 21" W x 17.5" D x 14.25" H
Seat height: 14"
Product Weight: 11 lbs.
Ships via 2Modern White Glove Delivery & Assembly.
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