A Hans Wegner Style Chair
The Shell Chair Replica is a beautiful reproduction from Manhattan Home Design. This Hans Wegner style chair is composed of a concavely bent plywood seat, 3 bent plywood legs with two thick layers of wood, a vinyl padded seat and a vinyl padded back. The chair is polished with ash veneer, beautifying the chair and adding an air of sophistication. The Shell Chair replica is available in 5 types of veneer and padding options.
The Designer behind the Shell Chair Replica: Hans Wegner
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 WegnerÂs 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.