Shell Chair by Hans J. Wegner - Years later, at a 1997 auction in Sotheby’s, two of the original 1963 chairs were sold for apiece. The Shell Chair’s sales increased. And today, Wegner’s visionary chair enjoys its well deserved iconic status.
Mid century modern - The Eames Lounge and Ottoman was released in It was the first chair that Charles and Ray Eames designed for a high-end market. It also became part of the permanent collection at the MoMA.