Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table

The Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table is an iconic oval-shaped modernist table with a pedestal base inspired by the natural sculptural shape of a drop of viscous liquid. Designed by Eero Saarinen in 1956 in an effort to simplify the legs of the common household table, the Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table has a height of 15.25” | 38.7 cm, length of 42.25” | 107 cm, and width of 27.5” | 70 cm. The pedestal is made of cast-aluminum and supports a range of tabletop options from solid marble, to wood veneer or laminate finishes.

Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table has a height of 15.25” | 39 cm.
The Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table has an overall height of 15.25” | 39 cm, width of 42.25” | 107 cm, and depth of 27.5” | 70 cm.
The Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table has an overall height of 15.25” | 39 cm, width of 42.25” | 107 cm, and depth of 27.5” | 70 cm. The seat height of the Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table is set at with arms at .
The Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table has an overall height of 15.25” | 39 cm, length of , and depth of 27.5” | 70 cm.
The Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table has an overall height of 15.25” | 39 cm, length of , and depth of 27.5” | 70 cm. The seat height of the Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table is set at .
Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table have an overall length of and width of 42.25” | 107 cm. Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table have an overall area of 6.3 ft2 | .6 m2.
The Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table has an overall height of 15.25” | 39 cm, length of , and depth of 27.5” | 70 cm. The Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table has a seat height set at and an arm height of .
The average Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table has an overall height of 15.25” | 39 cm, withers (shoulder) height of , and body length of . A typical Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table weighs between and has a lifespan of roughly 1956.
The typical Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table has an overall height of 15.25” | 39 cm and body length of . An average Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table weighs between and has a typical lifespan of 1956.
Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table has a width of 42.25” | 107 cm and height of 15.25” | 39 cm.
The Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table has a height of 15.25” | 39 cm, width of 42.25” | 107 cm, and a depth of 27.5” | 70 cm. The Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table was released in 1956.
The Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table has a height of 15.25” | 39 cm, width of 42.25” | 107 cm, depth of 27.5” | 70 cm, and weighs . The Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table was released in 1956.
Dimensioned drawings of the Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table labeled in elevation and plan views

The Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table is an iconic oval-shaped modernist table with a pedestal base inspired by the natural sculptural shape of a drop of viscous liquid. Designed by Eero Saarinen in 1956 in an effort to simplify the legs of the common household table, the Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table has a height of 15.25” | 38.7 cm, length of 42.25” | 107 cm, and width of 27.5” | 70 cm. The pedestal is made of cast-aluminum and supports a range of tabletop options from solid marble, to wood veneer or laminate finishes.

Common Questions
Common Questions
Common Questions
What is the Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table?
The Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table is an iconic oval-shaped modernist table with a pedestal base inspired by the shape of a drop of viscous liquid designed by Eero Saarinen (1956).
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 Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table?
The Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table has an overall length of 42.25” | 107 cm, width of 27.5” | 70 cm, and an overall surface area of 6.3 ft2 | .6 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 Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table?
The Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table has tabletop height of 15.25” | 38.7 cm and should be paired with sofas with similar 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:
42.25” | 107 cm
Depth:
27.5” | 70 cm
Length:
Weight:

Materials: Cast-aluminum base, marble, wood veneer, or laminate top
Designer: Eero Saarinen

Year
1956

Drawings include:
Saarinen Low Oval Coffee Table side elevation (long), side (objects), side (short), plan

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