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“The Chair” Armchair by Hans Wegner for Johannes Hansen

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Denmark, 1950s

Designed in 1949 by Hans Wegner and known simply as “The Chair,” model 501 features an oak frame with an elegant caned seat and cane-wrapped back. The chair is stamped with the manufacturer’s mark for Johannes Hansen on the underside.

Price

3,800

Condition

Excellent. One small missing piece of cane on chair back (see pictures), otherwise caning is in excellent condition. Wear consistent with age and use.

Measurements

Height: 30"
Width: 24.5"
Depth: 20.5"
Seat Height: 17"

Specifications

Materials/Techniques: Stained Oak, Cane