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Shell Chair
Side profile of the Shell Chair with a man sitting reclined and reading a book

The Shell Chair is a bent plywood chair with wing-like curves comfortably balanced on three tapered legs. 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 Shell Chair is 36.25” (92.1 cm) wide, has a depth of 32.75” (83.2 cm), a seat height of 14” (35.6 cm) and a back height of 29.25” (74.3 cm).

Drawings of the Shell Chair with dimensions and measurements of the side, front, and plan
The Shell Chair is a bent plywood chair with wing-like curves balanced on three tapered legs. Known for its iconic ‘smiling’ silhouette, the Hans Wegner designed Shell Chair (1963) features a deep comfortable leather, cowhide, or fabric seat and a profile that is beautifully unique from every angle.

The Shell Chair is 36.25” (92.1 cm) wide, has a depth of 32.75” (83.2 cm), a seat height of 14” (35.6 cm) and a back height of 29.25” (74.3 cm).

Drawings of the Shell Chair with dimensions and measurements of the side, front, and plan
Shell Chair
Height:
29.25” | 74 cm
Width:
36.25” | 92 cm
Length:
Depth:
32.75” | 83 cm
Seat Height
14.0” | 36 cm
Arm Height
Weight:
Area:
Materials
Form-pressed bentwood veneer structure; Leather, fabric, cowhide upholstery
Designer
Hans Wegner
Year
1963

Drawings include:
Shell Chair front elevation, side, plan

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Easy Chair
Illustration of a man sitting in the Easy Chair viewed from the side profile

The Easy Chair is an effortlessly ergonomic chair meant to be viewed from every angle; with a back that is handwoven, an 8 to 10 hour process performed by a skilled craftsman, this chair has no side that is less than beautiful. The chair was designed by Hans J. Wegner in 1950.

The Easy Chair has an overall height of 28.75” (73 cm), width of 28.0” (71 cm), and depth of 28.75” (73 cm). The seat height of the Easy Chair is set at 13.75” (35 cm) with arms at 20.0” (51 cm).

Set of dimensioned drawings of the Easy Chair measuring width, heights and depth
The Easy Chair is an effortlessly ergonomic chair meant to be viewed from every angle; with a back that is handwoven, an 8 to 10 hour process performed by a skilled craftsman, this chair has no side that is less than beautiful. The chair was designed by Hans J. Wegner in 1950.

The Easy Chair has an overall height of 28.75” (73 cm), width of 28.0” (71 cm), and depth of 28.75” (73 cm). The seat height of the Easy Chair is set at 13.75” (35 cm) with arms at 20.0” (51 cm).

Set of dimensioned drawings of the Easy Chair measuring width, heights and depth
Easy Chair
Height:
28.75” | 73 cm
Width:
28.0” | 71 cm
Length:
Depth:
28.75” | 73 cm
Seat Height
13.75” | 35 cm
Arm Height
20.0” | 51 cm
Weight:
Area:


Materials
Oak frame (black lacquer or oiled); paper cord
Designer
Hans Wegner
Year
1950

Drawings include:
Easy Chair side elevation, side (person sitting), front, back, plan

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Pot Lounge Chair
Elevation illustration of the Pot Lounge Chair with a woman sitting with a coffee for scale

Similar to the Swan and Egg chairs, the Pot chair was originally designed by Arne Jacobson for the SAS Royal Hotel in Copenhagen. The Pot is a welcoming seat formed by one geometry that makes up the seat, back, and armrests to hold the user in its hollow form.

The Pot Lounge Chair has an overall height of 27.5” (70 cm), width of 29.75” (76 cm), and depth of 23.75” (60 cm). The seat height of the Pot Lounge Chair is set at 17.0” (43 cm) with arms sloping between 22.0"-26.0" (56-66 cm).

Set of plan and elevation drawings of the Pot Lounge Chair with dimensions
Similar to the Swan and Egg chairs, the Pot chair was originally designed by Arne Jacobson for the SAS Royal Hotel in Copenhagen. The Pot is a welcoming seat formed by one geometry that makes up the seat, back, and armrests to hold the user in its hollow form.

The Pot Lounge Chair has an overall height of 27.5” (70 cm), width of 29.75” (76 cm), and depth of 23.75” (60 cm). The seat height of the Pot Lounge Chair is set at 17.0” (43 cm) with arms sloping between 22.0"-26.0" (56-66 cm).

Set of plan and elevation drawings of the Pot Lounge Chair with dimensions
Pot Lounge Chair
Height:
27.5” | 70 cm
Width:
29.75” | 76 cm
Length:
Depth:
23.75” | 60 cm
Seat Height
17.0” | 43 cm
Arm Height
22.0"-26.0" | 56-66 cm
Weight:
Area:


Materials
Fiberglass-reinforced polyurethane foam shell; chrome steel base; fabric upholstery
Designer
Arne Jacobsen
Year
1959

Drawings include:
Pot Lounge Chair side elevation, side (person sitting), front, back, plan

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MR Chaise
Scale elevation drawing of a man reclining in the MR Chaise

The MR Chaise is a tubular steel framed, balanced chaise with a large seat for the ultimate comfortable lounging experience; without unnecessary ornamentation, this chair exemplifies the International style. The MR Chaise was designed by Mies Van Der Rohe in 1927 to be displayed in the Weissenhof exhibition in Germany.

The MR Chaise has an overall height of 37.5” (95 cm), width of 23.5" (60 cm), and depth of 47.25” (120 cm). The seat height of the MR Chaise is set at 15.75” (40 cm).

Collection of plan and elevation drawings of the MR Chaise with dimensions
The MR Chaise is a tubular steel framed, balanced chaise with a large seat for the ultimate comfortable lounging experience; without unnecessary ornamentation. The MR Chaise was designed by Mies Van Der Rohe in 1927 to be displayed in the Weissenhof exhibition in Germany.

The MR Chaise has an overall height of 37.5” (95 cm), width of 23.5" (60 cm), and depth of 47.25” (120 cm). The seat height of the MR Chaise is set at 15.75” (40 cm).

Collection of plan and elevation drawings of the MR Chaise with dimensions
MR Chaise
Height:
37.5” | 95 cm
Width:
23.5” | 60 cm
Length:
Depth:
47.25” | 120 cm
Seat Height
15.75” | 40 cm
Arm Height
Weight:
Area:


Materials
Stainless steel frame; leather sling
Designer
Ludwig Mies van Der Rohe
Year
1927

Drawings include:
MR Chaise side elevation, side (person sitting), front, back, plan

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Egg Chair & Footstool
Side elevation drawing of the Egg Chair and Footstool with a lounging person

The Egg Chair and Footstool are a pair of sculpted furniture pieces shaped to respond to the human body. Designed by Arne Jacobsen in 1958 as the signature element of his collection for the lobby of the SAS Royal Hotel in Copenhagen, the Egg Chair can adjust for privacy and comfort by tilting and swiveling its upholstered foam shell around an aluminum base.

The Egg Chair measures 34” (86.4 cm) wide, 37.5” (95.3 cm) deep, has a back height of 42.25” (107.3 cm), and a seat height set at 14.5” (36.8 cm). The paired Footstool is 22” (55.9 cm) wide, 16” (40.6 cm) deep, and 14.5” (36.8 cm) high.

Collection of dimensioned drawings of the Egg Chair and Footstool in side, front, back, and plan profiles
The Egg Chair and Footstool are a pair of sculpted furniture pieces shaped to respond to the human body. Designed by Arne Jacobsen as the signature element of his collection for the lobby of the SAS Royal Hotel in Copenhagen, the Egg Chair can adjust for privacy and comfort by tilting and swiveling.

The Egg Chair measures 34” (86.4 cm) wide, 37.5” (95.3 cm) deep, has a back height of 42.25” (107.3 cm), and a seat height set at 14.5” (36.8 cm). The paired Footstool is 22” (55.9 cm) wide, 16” (40.6 cm) deep, and 14.5” (36.8 cm) high.

Collection of dimensioned drawings of the Egg Chair and Footstool in side, front, back, and plan profiles
Egg Chair & Footstool
Height:
42.25” | 107 cm
Width:
34.0” | 86 cm
Length:
Depth:
37.5” | 95 cm
Seat Height
14.5” | 37 cm
Arm Height
22.5" | 57 cm
Weight:
Area:

Ottoman:
Height: 14.5” | 37 cm
Width: 22.0” | 56 cm
Depth: 16.0” | 41 cm

Materials
Steel column, injection-molded aluminum base structure; Fiberglass-reinforced polyurethane foam shell, fabric or leather upholstery
Designer
Arne Jacobsen
Year
1958

Drawings include:
Egg Chair: Front elevation, side, side (person), back, plan
Egg Footstool: Front/back elevation, side, plan

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