Charles and Ray Eames enriched the collage-like interior of their private home, the Eames House, with numerous objects and accessories that they brought back from their travels. For over fifty years, the figure of a wooden bird has stood in the centre of the living room – an artefact of American folk art that was evidently highly treasured by the couple, since it also appeared frequently as an accessory in photographs taken by Charles and Ray.
Black lacquer finish
Body: alder wood (Western Europe, Poland).
Legs: steel wire.
Width: 278mm x Height: 276mm x Depth: 85mm