The award-winning China Chair is one of the finest examples of modern Danish design around today, designed by Hans Wegner in 1944. The China Chair is produced under license by Fritz Hansen using simple tools, quality materials and time-honoured techniques.
Wegner found inspiration for this timeless classic in Chinese chairs from the 17th and 18th Centuries. The China Chair epitomizes his lifelong quest to understand the nature of wood and explore its possibilities. In Wegner’s modern interpretation of ancient Chinese chairs, he unfolds his talent as a wood craftsman along with his flair for expressive and sculptural functionalism. The China Chair was designed by Hans Wegner in 1944, who found inspiration for this timeless classic in Chinese chairs from the 17th and 18th Centuries. The China Chair is a perfect example of his lifelong quest to understand the nature of wood and explore its possibilities. In Wegner’s modern interpretation of ancient Chinese chairs, he unfolds his talent as a wood craftsman along with his flair for expressive and sculptural functionalism.
Width: 55cm x Depth: 55cm x Height: 82cm Seat Height: 45cm Armrest Height: 68cm
Materials & Finishes
The China Chair™ comes in two types of solid wood: Natural cherry and black coloured ash.
The chair has a seat cushion, upholstered in leather and available in various leather types.
Fritz Hansen offer a standard five year warranty against manufacturing defects (i.e. materials and design). Normal wear and tear and damage of covers are not covered by the warranty. The warranty for wicker and lamps is 2 years.
Year of Design
Space Planning/Interior Design
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Hans J. Wegner – cabinet-maker and furniture designer and one of the principals of ‘Danish Modern’. He is one of the Danish designers who has achieved world fame. Wegner is a meticulous and admired craftsman and his furniture is a combination of good, solid details rooted in the tradition of the craftsmanship he highly regards.
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