Designed by Eero Saarinen (1946). Date of Manufacture: 1946-1965.
Grasshopper chair and ottoman. Although Saarinen grew up with Florence Knoll, his association with Knoll only began in 1946. The Grasshopper chair was the first chair of many he designed for Knoll. The frame is made of laminated wood which was the only material and process available at the time. It continued production until 1965. Laminated bentwood birch, cushions.