Charles and Ray Eames La Fonda Side Table in Slate
This is a rare slate topped La Fonda side table designed by Charles and Ray Eames for Herman Miller. This table design was originally conceived for the La Fonda del Sol restaurant in NYC. The designer, Alexander Girard, commissioned Eames to design the furniture for the restaurant. The now iconic base was used throughout, including the design of this side table. This particular example is c. 1960s, with an earlier base.
The polished aluminum table base has wear consistent with the age, the photos show the overall condition with scratches on one leg with nicks on other areas. The cleft slate table top has been professionally cleaned and sealed. There is one deeper scratch to the table top as noted in the photos. All four white glides are intact, and mounts are sturdy.
A stand out table to complement a variety of decors or any mid-century collection. Condition: Good. Price: $2,200. Inquire about this item.