Lounge Chairs

Lounge chairs are backed chairs that can be adjusted and moved to offer a variety of sitting positions. Designed to comfortably accommodate a range of user preferences, styles, and functions, lounge chairs can be used for various human postures from sitting and reclining to stretching-out and lying down. Lounge chairs are used as signature furniture pieces in homes, offices, waiting rooms and communal spaces.

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Lounge Chairs

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Eames Lounge Chair & Ottoman
Illustration of the Eames Lounge Chair and Ottoman with a man reading a newspaper
The Eames Lounge Chair and Ottoman is an iconic furniture set that combines soft leather and molded plywood curves to redefine what it means to lounge. The Eames Lounge Chair is 32.75” | 83.2 cm wide, 32.75” | 83.2 cm deep, with a back height of 31.5” | 80 cm and a seat height of 15” | 38.1 cm.
Collection of drawings of the Eames Lounge Chair and Ottoman with dimensions for height, length, width
The Eames Lounge Chair and Ottoman is an iconic furniture set that combines soft leather and molded plywood curves to redefine what it means to lounge. The Eames Lounge Chair is 32.75” | 83.2 cm wide, 32.75” | 83.2 cm deep, with a back height of 31.5” | 80 cm and a seat height of 15” | 38.1 cm.
Collection of drawings of the Eames Lounge Chair and Ottoman with dimensions for height, length, width
Eames Lounge Chair & Ottoman

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Lounge Chair:
Height (Seat):
15” | 38.1 cm
Height (Back):
31.5” | 80 cm
Height (Arms):
19” | 48.3 cm
Width:
32.75” | 83.2 cm
Depth:
32.75” | 83.2 cm

Ottoman:
Width:
26” | 66 cm
Depth:
21.5” | 54.6 cm
Height:
17.25” | 43.8 cm

Materials (Structure):
Veneer molded plywood shells, aluminum base
Materials (Seat):
Polyurethane foam cushions, fabric or leather upholstery
Designer:
Charles & Ray Eames
Year:
1956

Drawings include:
Eames Lounge Chair: Side elevation, side (man reading newspaper), front, back, plan
Ottoman: Side elevation, front, plan

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Shell Chair
Side profile of the Shell Chair with a man sitting reclined and reading a book
The Shell Chair is a bent plywood chair with wing-like curves balanced on three tapered legs. Known for its iconic ‘smiling’ silhouette, the Hans Wegner designed Shell Chair (1963) features a deep comfortable leather, cowhide, or fabric seat and a profile that is beautifully unique from every angle.
Drawings of the Shell Chair with dimensions and measurements of the side, front, and plan
The Shell Chair is a bent plywood chair with wing-like curves balanced on three tapered legs. Known for its iconic ‘smiling’ silhouette, the Hans Wegner designed Shell Chair (1963) features a deep comfortable leather, cowhide, or fabric seat and a profile that is beautifully unique from every angle.
Drawings of the Shell Chair with dimensions and measurements of the side, front, and plan
Shell Chair

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Designer: Hans Wegner
Year:
1963
Style: Bent plywood
Height (Seat): 14” | 35.6 cm
Height (Back): 29.25” | 74.3 cm
Width: 36.25” | 92.1 cm
Depth: 32.75” | 83.2 cm
Materials (Structure): Form-pressed bentwood veneer
Materials (Upholstery): Leather, fabric, cowhide

Drawings include:
Shell Chair front elevation, side, plan

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Butterfly | BKF Chair
Drawing of a woman lounging in the Butterfly | BKF Chair from the front
The Butterfly Chair is a modern chair consisting of a self-supporting slung surface over a steel framework structure. Designed in 1938 by the trio of Antonio Bonet, Juan Kurchan, and Jorge Ferrari Hardoy, the Butterfly Chair is a simple and lightweight, collapsible and portable lounge chair.
Collection of drawings of the Butterfly | BKF Chair from the side, front, and plan with dimensions
The Butterfly Chair is a modern chair consisting of a self-supporting slung surface over a steel framework structure. Designed in 1938 by the trio of Antonio Bonet, Juan Kurchan, and Jorge Ferrari Hardoy, the Butterfly Chair is a simple and lightweight, collapsible and portable lounge chair.
Collection of drawings of the Butterfly | BKF Chair from the side, front, and plan with dimensions
Butterfly | BKF Chair

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Designer: Antonio Bonet, Juan Kurchan, Jorge Ferrari Hardoy
Year:
1938
Style: Suspended
Height (Seat): 12.5” | 32 cm
Height (Back): 35.5” | 90 cm
Width: 32.25” | 82 cm
Depth: 30” | 76 cm
Materials (Structure): Steel frame
Materials (Seat): Leather, canvas, fabric

Drawings include:
Butterfly | BKF Chair front elevation, front (person), side, plan

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Barcelona Chair
Illustration of a man sitting in the Barcelona Chair from the side elevation
The Barcelona Chair is the epitome of the modern lounge chair and is comprised of leather upholstered cushions set on a chrome-steel frame. The Barcelona Chair was designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe to furnish his German Pavilion at the International Exhibition in Barcelona.
Drawings of the Barcelona Chair with dimensions shown on the side elevation, front, and plan
The Barcelona Chair is the epitome of the modern lounge chair and is comprised of leather upholstered cushions set on a chrome-steel frame. The Barcelona Chair was designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe to furnish his German Pavilion at the International Exhibition in Barcelona.
Drawings of the Barcelona Chair with dimensions shown on the side elevation, front, and plan
Barcelona Chair

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Designer: Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
Year:
1929
Style: Modern
Height (Seat): 17” | 43.2 cm
Height (Back): 30.25” | 76.8 cm
Width: 29.5” | 74.9 cm
Depth: 30” | 76.2 cm
Materials (Structure): Steel frame with chrome finish, cowhide belting
Materials (Cushion): Urethane foam and fiberfill cushions, leather upholstery

Drawings include:
Barcelona Chair front elevation, side, plan

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Egg Chair & Footstool
Side elevation drawing of the Egg Chair and Footstool with a lounging person
The Egg Chair and Footstool are a pair of sculpted furniture pieces shaped to respond to the human body. Designed by Arne Jacobsen as the signature element of his collection for the lobby of the SAS Royal Hotel in Copenhagen, the Egg Chair can adjust for privacy and comfort by tilting and swiveling.
Collection of dimensioned drawings of the Egg Chair and Footstool in side, front, back, and plan profiles
The Egg Chair and Footstool are a pair of sculpted furniture pieces shaped to respond to the human body. Designed by Arne Jacobsen as the signature element of his collection for the lobby of the SAS Royal Hotel in Copenhagen, the Egg Chair can adjust for privacy and comfort by tilting and swiveling.
Collection of dimensioned drawings of the Egg Chair and Footstool in side, front, back, and plan profiles
Egg Chair & Footstool

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Designer: Arne Jacobsen
Year:
1958
Height (Seat): 14.5” | 36.8 cm
Height (Back): 42.25” | 107.3 cm
Width: 34” | 86.4 cm
Depth: 37.5” | 95.3 cm
Ottoman Height: 14.5” | 36.8 cm
Ottoman Width: 22” | 55.9 cm
Ottoman Depth: 16” | 40.6 cm
Materials (Structure): Steel column, injection-molded aluminum base
Materials (Cushion): Fiberglass-reinforced polyurethane foam shell, fabric or leather upholstery

Drawings include:
Egg Chair: Front elevation, side, side (person), back, plan
Egg Footstool: Front/back elevation, side, plan

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Womb Chair & Ottoman
Elevation drawing of the Womb Chair and Ottoman with relaxing person for scale
The Womb Chair and Ottoman are an expressive furniture pair that one would naturally want to curl up in. Designed by Eero Saarinen in 1946, the Womb Chair’s iconic sculptural form is made with a reinforced fiberglass shell wrapped in foam and covered in a fabric or leather upholstery.
Dimensions of the Womb Chair and Ottoman drawn from the side elevation, back, front, and plan
The Womb Chair and Ottoman are an expressive furniture pair that one would naturally want to curl up in. Designed by Eero Saarinen in 1946, the Womb Chair’s iconic sculptural form is made with a reinforced fiberglass shell wrapped in foam and covered in a fabric or leather upholstery.
Dimensions of the Womb Chair and Ottoman drawn from the side elevation, back, front, and plan
Womb Chair & Ottoman

*Under Development*

Height (Seat): 16” | 40.6 cm
Height (Back): 35.5” | 90.2 cm
Width: 40” | 101.6 cm
Depth: 34” | 86.4 cm

Ottoman:

Height: 14.25” | 36.2 cm
Width: 21” | 53.3 cm
Depth: 17.5” | 44.5 cm

Materials (Structure): Reinforced fiberglass shell, steel rod legs
Materials (Cushion): Polyester fiber padding over foam core, fabric or leather upholstery
Designer: Eero Saarinen
Year:
1946

Drawings include: 
Womb Chair: Front elevation, side, side (person), back, plan
Womb Ottoman: Front/back elevation, side, plan

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Easy Chair

*Under Development*

Width: 28” | 71 cm
Depth:
28.75” | 73 cm
Height:
28.75” | 73 cm
Height (Seat):
13.75” | 35 cm
Height (Arms):
20” | 50.8 cm

Materials:
Oak frame (black lacquer or oiled); paper cord
Designer:
Hans Wegner
Year:
1950

Drawings include:
Easy Chair side elevation, side (person sitting), front, back, plan

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