Womb Chair, 1946

  • Eero Saarinen, Finnish, 1910-1961

Plastic, chromed steel, upholstered latex foam

  • Overall: 35 1/2 × 38 × 34 3/4 inches (90.2 × 96.5 × 88.3 cm)

Founders Society Purchase with funds from the Bequest of W. Hawkins Ferry

1989.14.1

Department

Contemporary Art after 1950

  • Curved
  • Steel
  • Latex
  • Plastic
  • Foam
  • Pillows
  • Womb chair

Estate of W. Hawkins Ferry

1989-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Eero Saarinen, Womb Chair, 1946, plastic, chromed steel, upholstered latex foam. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase with funds from the Bequest of W. Hawkins Ferry, 1989.14.1.