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Plank Chair Replica - Hans Wegner Chair Replica

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The Plank Chair Replica: What’s Interesting

Another midcentury modern chair is the Plank Chair replica, a lounge chair with an idiosyncratic and geometric construction. The Hans Wegner Olsen Lounge Chair was designed in 1951 by Hans J. Wegner and originally manufactured by AP Stolen. Denmark. The Olsen Lounge Chair seems to refer to the animal kingdom with its characteristically playful and organic design. Often called, the most comfortable chair ever made and simply known as model 19, this classic chair has become an icon of mid-century Danish design. Setting the gold standard for general comfort, the Olsen Lounge Chair is the most popular of the many Wegner designs.

This Plank Chair replica features a sturdy wooden leg, arm rest and frame design with soft and luscious back and seat cushions that match. The seat is situated at an angle rising, giving it a v-shaped symmetrical profile view. Comfortable and artsy, yet functional and simple, this Plank chair replica sits nicely in any room. Sometimes called Kennedy midcentury modern chair, It has been remade adhering strictly to the original design with regard to dimensions, frame and pleating. The Manhattan Home Design high quality reproduction, offering exceptional quality and attention to detail, is crafted of high quality fabric in a variety of colors. With a sleek wooden frame and a cushioned body, this chair shows promising sitting sessions where comfort becomes key. This chair is especially great for shorter sitters.

The Designer Behind the Plank Chair: Hans Wegne

Hans Wegner is known world-wide as a preeminent furniture designer. Originating from Denmark, Hans Wegner has spearheaded the Danish Style of furniture production in the mid 20th century, giving it its essence of Purification and simplicity and an emphasis on functionality. Hans Wegner has worked closely with Arne Jacobsen, another esteemed Danish designer, whose chairs we proudly carry. During Han Wegner’s career, he has designed over 500 various chairs, many of which have gone on to become furniture icons, such as the Plank Lounge Chair. His work in furniture design has earned him several prizes across Europe. Currently, his collections are on display at the Museum of Modern Art in new York City and the Die Neue Sammlung in Munich.
Features
  • Sculptural, clean look
  • The perfect accent piece your room needs
  • Smooth and sleek wooden legs
  • Each piece custom made with high quality hardwoods
  • commercial grade non-flame retardant fabrics
Specifications
  • Width: 35.50
  • Depth:37"
  • Length: 40.50
  • Seat Height: 17.5

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