The DAW stands for Dining Armchair Wood. Ray and Charles E., originally designed this chair in the mid-twentieth century; hard to believe when you reflect upon how contemporary the DAW Chair still looks today.
Our Replica DAW Chairs have a moulded plastic seat, which is both wide and benefits from arm rests. These two features result in a surprisingly comfortable chair.
One of the most famous and popular Ray and Charles E.’s chair, the original DAW was released in 1950 and was specifically designed to be ergonomic, fitting the contours of the human body. The structural aesthetic of the legs, represents the Modernist preoccupation with showing functionality within the form of a piece.
This is a Replica of the original design. The dining chair is inspired by the designs of Ray & Charles E. It is not to be mistaken with the original, which is sold under license and manufactured by Herman Miller and initially designed by Ray & Charles. E.