Designed in 1948 by husband and wife Charles & Ray Eames, the Eames Dowel-Leg Side Chair is a classic piece in the oeuvre of American design. Its provenance is mid-century, yet the chair has such a simple and timeless look that it has been a favorite in interiors around the world since its debut, through to today.
What to do? Before we decide, let’s get a feel for how the chair might look in a few more settings. In the opening image above, the chairs augment the relaxed and airy aesthetic of an Australian summer home. (Image via Sarah Sarna)