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Eileen Gray

$6,980 USD

Chrome or Black Powder-coated tubular steel Fabric or Leather
35.4" W x 31.1" D x 28.3" H 16.5" 28.3"
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Fabric 4.2 m 5 yards
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Eileen Gray

Eileen Gray

This Irish artist was one of the pioneers who created what we now call modern design during the 1920s and 1930s.The lone woman in this pioneering Valhalla, her name is pronounced in the same breath as Le Cor­busier, Mies van der Rohe and Marcel Breuer. Her tubular steel furniture was revolutionary in its day, and is now accepted as classic. In the second stage of her creative career, Eileen Gray switched to architecture and continued producing masterpieces. She was an artist of epoch-making significance. 

Her career culminated in 1972 with her appointment by the Royal Society of Art in London, as Royal De­signer to Industry. And her legendary Adjustable Table E 1027 has been added to the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art, New York, in 1978. 

AVENUE ROAD carries a curated assortment of Eileen Gray pieces.

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