Eames Coffee Table

The Eames Coffee Table is a low and functional mid-century table with a dowel-leg and wire base. Designed by Charles and Ray Eames in 1949 for use in their Case Study House No. 8, the Eames Coffee Table features many of the simple and playful details that the duo explored in similar furniture pieces. The tabletop and dowel legs are paired in finishes that range from walnut, to white ash and Carrara marble (with ebonized ash legs).

The Eames Coffee Table has a height of 15.25” (38.7 cm) and is produced as both a square table with a width of 30” (76.2 cm), and a rectangular table that is 30” x 45” (76.2 x 114.3 cm).

Eames Coffee Table has a height of 15.25” | 39 cm.
The Eames Coffee Table has an overall height of 15.25” | 39 cm, width of 30.0” | 76 cm, and depth of 30.0"-45.0” | 76-114 cm.
The Eames Coffee Table has an overall height of 15.25” | 39 cm, width of 30.0” | 76 cm, and depth of 30.0"-45.0” | 76-114 cm. The seat height of the Eames Coffee Table is set at with arms at .
The Eames Coffee Table has an overall height of 15.25” | 39 cm, length of , and depth of 30.0"-45.0” | 76-114 cm.
The Eames Coffee Table has an overall height of 15.25” | 39 cm, length of , and depth of 30.0"-45.0” | 76-114 cm. The seat height of the Eames Coffee Table is set at .
Eames Coffee Table have an overall length of and width of 30.0” | 76 cm. Eames Coffee Table have an overall area of 6.3-9.4 ft2 | .6-.9 m2.
The Eames Coffee Table has an overall height of 15.25” | 39 cm, length of , and depth of 30.0"-45.0” | 76-114 cm. The Eames Coffee Table has a seat height set at and an arm height of .
The average Eames Coffee Table has an overall height of 15.25” | 39 cm, withers (shoulder) height of , and body length of . A typical Eames Coffee Table weighs between and has a lifespan of roughly 1949.
The typical Eames Coffee Table has an overall height of 15.25” | 39 cm and body length of . An average Eames Coffee Table weighs between and has a typical lifespan of 1949.
Dimensioned drawings of the square and rectangular Eames Coffee Tables measuring height, length, and width

The Eames Coffee Table is a low and functional mid-century table with a dowel-leg and wire base. Designed by Charles and Ray Eames in 1949 for use in their Case Study House No. 8, the Eames Coffee Table features many of the simple and playful details that the duo explored in similar furniture pieces. The tabletop and dowel legs are paired in finishes that range from walnut, to white ash and Carrara marble (with ebonized ash legs).

The Eames Coffee Table has a height of 15.25” (38.7 cm) and is produced as both a square table with a width of 30” (76.2 cm), and a rectangular table that is 30” x 45” (76.2 x 114.3 cm).

Common Questions
Common Questions
Common Questions
What is the Eames Coffee Table?
The Eames Coffee Table is a low and functional mid-century table with a dowel-leg and wire base designed by Charles and Ray Eames (1949).
How tall should a coffee table be?
Coffee tables should be roughly the same height or 2” lower than the adjacent couch. Coffee tables vary by design from 10”-18” | 25-46 cm.
How big is the Eames Coffee Table?
The Eames Coffee Table comes in two shapes: a square table with a width of 30” | 76.2 cm, and a rectangular table that is 30” x 45” | 76.2 x 114.3 cm. The Eames Coffee Table has an area of either 6.3 ft2 | .6 m2 or 9.4 ft2 | .9 m2.
How long should a coffee table be?
The appropriate length of a coffee table should be sized at roughly two-thirds the length of the closest couch to provide for easier circulation. Coffee tables have a varied assortment of lengths from 30”-90” | 76-229 cm.
What height of sofa should be paired with the Eames Coffee Table?
The Eames Coffee Table has a height of 15.25” | 38.7 cm and should be paired with sofas with seat heights between 15.25”-17.25” | 38.7-43.8 cm.
How much clearance should be provided around a coffee table?
A clearance zone of 24”-30” | 61-76 cm should be provided around the entire perimeter of a coffee table to for comfortable circulation and access.

Details

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Height: 
15.25” | 39 cm
Width:
30.0” | 76 cm
Depth:
30.0"-45.0” | 76-114 cm
Length:
Weight:


Materials
Top (Walnut, white ash, or Carrara Marble), Legs (Walnut, white ash, ebonized ash), powder-coated steel supports
Designer
Charles & Ray Eames
Year
1949

Drawings include:
Eames Coffee Table side elevation (square), side (objects), side (rectangle), plan (square), plan (rectangle)

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