Key facts

Product:
Eames Storage Unit Bookcase
Family:
Eames Storage Unit I Desk Unit
Manufacturer:
Vitra >
Designer:
Charles & Ray Eames >, Charles Eames >, Ray Eames >
Order number:
213 006 01
Architonic ID:
1023990
Country:
Switzerland
Launched:
1949
Manufacturer groups :
Storage/Shelving-Shelving systems >
Groups:
Storage/Shelving-Shelving systems >

Product description

1480 × 1200 × 430 mm

Concept

In 1949, Charles and Ray Eames developed a new system of free-standing multifunctional shelves which - similar to the Eames House that dates from the same time – were constructed strictly in keeping with the principles of industrial mass production: the Eames Storage Units (ESU) and the Eames Desk Unit (EDU).

Materials
Plywood, brightly painted screens, brushed, galvanized metal surfaces, height-adjustable legs, lacquered