$1,999.00. Shop now! With his love of natural materials and his deep understanding of the need for furniture to be functional as well as beautiful, Hans J. Wegner (1914-2007) made mid-century Danish design popular on an international scale. One of the fathers of Sacadivian style, Danish furniture influence, the Shell chair creator, all these titles and more is how Hans J. Wegner has been recognized through all years. Description. Yes, our Shell Chair is a Premium Reproduction inspired by the original. This comfortable lounge chair … The Covid 19 issue rises several questions. An architectural masterpieceWhen Hans J. Wegner unveiled the design of the CH07 Shell Chair in 1963, many critics loved the avant-garde look, but the general public was reluctant to accept its distinctive expression. The Wegner Shell CH07 Chair, designed by Hans Wegner's and is famous all over the world. Hans J. Wegner. We want to bring the best quality of the furniture to every modern home and for that purpose, our craftsmen use only the best types of materials. Review (0) Add your review. It is fully customizable in hundreds of premium fabrics and responsibly harvested American woods. Shell Chair. Created in 1963, the CH07 chair experienced a short commercial career because of its very high cost of production. Quantity : free Shipping. BUY – CH07 Shell Chair – Carl Hansen & Søn – design Hans Wegner, 1963 – The CH07, also known as "Shell chair" and "tripod", is one of the most original chairs designed by Hans Wegner. And today the Wegner Shell Chair is one of his representative chairs. Hans J. Wegner designed the Shell Chair in 1963 for the annual Furniture Guild Exhibition in Copenhagen. Design inspired by Hans Wegner. The Shell Chair CH07 has such a powerful presence that it wasn't an instant success when Hans J. Wegner designed it in 1963. from £600.00. Shell chair replica from Hans Wegner available at Iconic Interiors. Hans Wegner Style Shell Chair Item#: MID-56372. Shell Chair. $295.00. Ships in 1-3 business day. Today, we are going to show a few interesting facts about this amazing Danish artist. £637. Something, like for example, a Hans Wegner Shell Chair, the ultimate accent chair. The 90s brought a growing interest in chairs of more individual designs and Carl Hansen & … Though Hans Wegner’s original design wasn’t very popular, this iconic piece later became a classic of mid-century furniture design. MLF Hans Wegner Modern Mid-Century CH07 Arch Lounge Shell Chair(Multi Colors Available), Nature Plywood, Black Italian Leather $1,199.00 $ 1,199 . Experimentation with bent plywood led to the smiling curvatures of the iconic Shell Chair, inspired by mid-century modern Danish design. A three-legged design combines with sturdy construction and a laminated suspension system to provide strong and adaptable comfort. The Wegner Style Shell Chair from Rove Concepts is a beautiful soloist, or with the addition of 2 or more chairs, it can also present an elegant collection. Carl Hansen & Søn celebrated the fiftieth anniversary of the Hans J. Wegner Shell Chair with the launch of the Maharam Shell Chair Project at the 26th annual International Contemporary Furniture Fair in New York. The shell chair’s design came from Hans J. Wegner, a well-known figure in Danish Modernism who is also a famous designer. Notably, in The Chair’s earliest conception, two exterior dowels joined its top rails and curved back and armrests.However, the designer recognized that the dowels and wood might deform over time. The Hans Wegner Shell Chair by Inmod is a faithful replica of one of the most iconic lounge chairs of the mid-20th century. Black Friday is coming, and as many people does, maybe you are thinking to get something valuable for you and your home. The Hans Wegner Three-legged Shell Chair was originally introduced in 1936. Constantly striving towards organic simplicity, iconic Danish designer Hans J. Wegner was a visionary in his field. This Wegner Shell Chair was designed by Hans J. Wegner in 1963 and is constructed of finely molded veneered plywood, with 100% genuine aniline-dyed Italian leather upholstery for the seat and back cushions in the displayed model. 00 FREE Shipping Outstanding Top-grain Italian Leather Upholstery Hans J. Wegner CH07 Shell Chair by Hans J. Wegner,The Hans J. Wegner CH07 Shell Chair is on the list of Hans J Wegners famous designs and this Replica Hans J. Wegner CH07 Shell Chair inspired by Wegner's original classic design.The frame of the Shell Chair is available in different types of wood, both painted and natural wood. Hans J. Wegner is the undisputed master of Danish chair design. The Shell Chair is phenomenally strong with its laminated suspension system. CH07 Shell Chair: Hans J. Wegner's three-legged shell chair was originally designed in 1963, a few limited series were produced, but the project soon came to a stand still. Natural colour can and will vary from shipment to shipment and not one will be exact same. A few limited series were produced, but the project soon came to a stand-still. The world’s largest manufacturer of furniture designed by Hans J. Wegner, we also produce works by renowned design masters such as Arne Jacobsen, Børge Mogensen, Ole Wanscher, Kaare Klint, Poul Kjærholm, Bodil Kjær and Tadao Ando. Wegner has designed countless chairs, many of which—such as the Hans Wegner Wishbone Chair, Wegner Wing Chair, and Wegner CH07 Shell Chair—are internationally recognized classics. It stands on only three legs, but Shell has absolute stability, owing to Wegner´s expertise in cabinetmaking and architecture. Popularly known for its iconic ‘smiling chair’ silhouette, the Hans Wegner designed CH07 Shell Chair (1963) features a deep comfortable leather, cowhide, or fabric seat and a profile that is beautifully unique from every angle. The chair was relaunched in 1997 and after 34 years of oblivion the chair finally got it's breakthrough. With the floating lightness that inspires this wing-shape and arching curves, our Shell Chair replica is a truly faithful embodiment of Wegner’s vision. A classic piece of Danish mid-century furniture design. Simultaneously minimalistic yet generous with a broad wing-shaped seat and curved legs; Diiiz replica of the CH07 shell chair stands firm despite its three legs. Description Mixed reviews in the 1960s along with the less-developed production techniques of … The Shell Chair was discontinued for a few years but came back into the spotlight after over 30 years, in 1997. While some critics loved the avantgarde design of Wegner's lounge chair, the general public was reluctant to accept the chair's bold and different design. Is Your Shell Chair inspired by Hans Wegner’s original reproduction? Sometimes called the "smiling chair," Hans Wegner´s Shell Chair (1963) achieves a floating lightness with its wing-like seat and arching curved legs. 00 FREE Shipping With a celebrated design and impressive quality, this chair makes a welcomed addition to any home. Shell chair replica from Hans Wegner available at Iconic Interiors. The Shell Chair CH07 has such a powerful presence that it wasn't an instant success when Hans J. Wegner designed it in 1963. Buying options. MLF Hans Wegner Modern Mid-Century CH07 Arch Lounge Shell Chair(Multi Colors Available), Nature Plywood, Black Italian Leather $1,199.00 $ 1,199 . He was so passionate about chairs which made him give this design the nickname “The Master of the Chair”. The Shell Chair is a bent plywood chair with wing-like curves comfortably balanced on three tapered legs. The 90s brought a growing interest in chairs of more individual designs and Carl Hansen & Son relaunched the CH07 in 1997. While some critics loved the avantgarde design of Wegner's lounge chair, the general public was reluctant to accept the chair's bold and different design. Hans Wegner’s furniture unites form and function; in every design, he places the highest demands on comfort and ergonomics. Lauded for his ability to create sculptural beauty, comfort and outstanding stability, Wegner designed over 500 different chairs in a feat that earnt him the reputation as one of the 20th century’s most prolific designers. Hans J. Wegner’s Shell Chair is an elegant low lounge chair. This is a true to original replica of Hans Wegner designed Shell Chair or CH07 chair. Though Hans Wegner’s original design wasn’t very popular, this iconic piece later became a classic of mid-century furniture design. Shell Chair - Innovative And Visually Beautiful Leisure Chair The CH07 Shell chair was designed by Hans J. Wegner in 1963. With its first release in 1963, Hans Wegner’s Shell Chair did not win many over initially. The chair CH07 gets its nickname "Smiling Chair" by its wing-like seat lines, three-legged base and arching curves.. with black aniline leather and walnut veneer. Hans J. Wegner and woodcutting machinist Henry Fisker in the studio Courtesy of PP Møbler. One of Hans Wegner’s strongest designs, his Shell Chair perfectly fulfilled his ideals of a chair: that it should have no rear view and be beautiful from all sides and angles. But this year, there are some doubts about Black Friday for many people. The ultra-modern design was seen as too avant-garde by much of the general public, leading to a very limited production. Mar 1, 2012 - CH07 Shell Chair: Hans J. Wegner's three-legged shell chair was originally designed in 1963, a few limited series were produced, but the project soon came to a stand still. Soft seat is an additional feature of this Wishbone chair. The Shell Chair CH07 stands firm as a Hans Wegner classic with plenty of charm and personality. It flexes gently as you sit. Twenty Shell Chairs were presented, each upholstered in a different Maharam textile with a coordinated wood frame. Carl Hansen & Son Collection Through our unique partnership with Carl Hansen & Son, the contract furniture industry can now enjoy handcrafted, high-quality European designs imported directly from Denmark. He began his career as a cabinetmaker in 1931 and subsequently entered the Copenhagen School of Arts & Crafts. Some lines were made to be bent in this throw-back piece to the mid-50s. 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