Knoll Womb Chair and Ottoman, Models 70L and 74Y (1980s)
Made by Knoll
This is an original Womb lounge chair and its accompanying ottoman, Model 70L, designed by Eero Saarinen for Knoll in 1948. This example was manufactured in the USA in the 1980s. The piece features a seat that is formed of foam-covered molded fiberglass, and it has tubular chromed-steel legs. It has been newly upholstered in a rich chocolate brown leather by one of the most respected upholstery shops in the US for these pieces.
The chair measures 34 inches deep, 41 inches wide, and 36 inches high. It has a seat height of 16 inches, and an arm height of 20.5 inches. The chromed-steel legs show some light wear from use. The leather is superb and is a full grain Italian leather. Overall, this chair is in excellent condition. Please see photos.