With the pedestal collection eero saarinen resolved the ugly confusing unrestful world underneath tables and chairs. The collection is a defining accomplishment of modern design and a timeless addition to your homea true classic.
With a distinct modern sensibility along with a commitment to sustainability knolls catalog represents many iconic pieces of mid century modern furniture such as the barcelona chair by mies van der rohe the bertoia barstool by harry bertoia and the womb chair by eero saarinen.
Saarinen table. For more than 80 years knoll has created furniture designs that evolve and endure. Saarinen didnt start working with hans and florence knoll whom he also met at cranbrook until the late 1940s. Learn more about the authentic modern saarinen round dining table part of the iconic pedestal table collection of architect and furniture designer eero saarinen inspired by a drop of high viscosity liquid.
Louis to his pedestal table 1956 theres a magic in everything he created. Finnish american architect and designer eero saarinen was one of the most prolific and diverse industrial designers of the 20th century creating instantly recognisable pieces such as the pedestal or tulip tables and the womb chair which remain world renowned to this day. Saarinen dining table 35 round.
Saarinen tulip high tables designed by eero saarinen 1957. Saarinen dining table 42 round. One of those pieces was the popular saarinen table often referenced as the tulip table dating to the late 1950s.
With the pedestal collection eero saarinen resolved the ugly confusing unrestful world underneath tables and chairs. The collection is a defining accomplishment of modern design and a timeless addition to your homea true classic. Saarinen dining table 42 round item share this eero saarinen 1957.
Add to your wishlist dealer locator. At this round table everyone faces each other and can take part in the discussion. Architect eero saarinen was a genius at creating expressive sculptural forms.
Shop the tulip table and saarinen table. Eero saarinen vowed to address the ugly confusing unrestful world he observed underneath chairs and tables the so called slum of legs a five year design investigation led him to the revolutionary pedestal collection introduced in 1958. Food is within everyones reach and there are no legs that get in the way under the table.
Together they created forward thinking furniture designs until he passed on at the young age of 51. From his twa terminal now the twa hotel at new yorks jfk airport to the gateway arch in st.