An iconic chair designed by Arne Jacobsen in1958 and made in Denmark by Danish famous furniture design Fritz Hansen. The Egg Chair is made from aluminum frame, foam and many kind of upholstery from fabric to leather.
Initially Arne Jacobsen have designed the chair for the Royal Hotel lobby area in Copenhagen.
Today the Egg Chair has synonymous with Nordic furniture design, especially Danish furniture throughout the all world. Moreover, because of its unique, organic shape, this chair is fit for public spaces providing a sense of privacy. The Egg Char is ideal for waiting and sitting areas such as lounges and hotel lobbies. But not only.
The Egg Chair can be successfully used at home. It is true that the price of an Arne Jacobsen Egg Chair is pretty steep but this chair has a beautiful, sculptural and organic shape, which allows the sitter to have a little privacy and although contrasts visually with the straight lines of contemporary design it integrates seamlessly in the overall look.
First Egg Chair
The first Egg Chair was cast in a type of plaster but today a synthetic egg shaped shell is cushioned with a kind of foam reinforced with fiberglass and covered with different kinds of materials from fabric to leather everything resting on a solid base made from aluminum. The tilt feature is adjustable and the aluminum chair base is in a star-shaped.
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