Drop Chair

The Drop Chair is a compact sculptural chair that combines the freedom of movement and with a simple comforting form. Designed by Arne Jacobsen in 1958 alongside his other furniture pieces for the Royal SAS Hotel in Copenhagen, the Drop Chair has a vibrant and charismatic shaped ABS plastic shell set on minimal steel legs

The Drop Chair has a back height of 35” | 88.9 cm and a seat height of 18.25” | 46.4 cm. The seat width is 18” | 45.7 cm and has a depth of 21.5” | 54.6 cm.

Drop Chair has a height of 35.0” | 89 cm.
The Drop Chair has an overall height of 35.0” | 89 cm, width of 18.0” | 46 cm, and depth of 21.5” | 55 cm.
The Drop Chair has an overall height of 35.0” | 89 cm, width of 18.0” | 46 cm, and depth of 21.5” | 55 cm. The seat height of the Drop Chair is set at 18.25” | 46 cm with arms at .
The Drop Chair has an overall height of 35.0” | 89 cm, length of , and depth of 21.5” | 55 cm.
The Drop Chair has an overall height of 35.0” | 89 cm, length of , and depth of 21.5” | 55 cm. The seat height of the Drop Chair is set at 18.25” | 46 cm.
Drop Chair have an overall length of and width of 18.0” | 46 cm. Drop Chair have an overall area of .
The Drop Chair has an overall height of 35.0” | 89 cm, length of , and depth of 21.5” | 55 cm. The Drop Chair has a seat height set at 18.25” | 46 cm and an arm height of .
The average Drop Chair has an overall height of 35.0” | 89 cm, withers (shoulder) height of 18.25” | 46 cm, and body length of . A typical Drop Chair weighs between and has a lifespan of roughly 1958.
The typical Drop Chair has an overall height of 35.0” | 89 cm and body length of . An average Drop Chair weighs between and has a typical lifespan of 1958.
Drop Chair has a width of 18.0” | 46 cm and height of 35.0” | 89 cm.
The Drop Chair has a height of 35.0” | 89 cm, width of 18.0” | 46 cm, and a depth of 21.5” | 55 cm. The Drop Chair was released in 1958.
The Drop Chair has a height of 35.0” | 89 cm, width of 18.0” | 46 cm, depth of 21.5” | 55 cm, and weighs . The Drop Chair was released in 1958.
Drawings of the Drop Chair with measurements labeled on the side, front, back, and plan views

The Drop Chair is a compact sculptural chair that combines the freedom of movement and with a simple comforting form. Designed by Arne Jacobsen in 1958 alongside his other furniture pieces for the Royal SAS Hotel in Copenhagen, the Drop Chair has a vibrant and charismatic shaped ABS plastic shell set on minimal steel legs

Common Questions
Common Questions
Common Questions
What is a side chair?
Side chairs are armless chairs with frames that are not completely upholstered. Because side chairs are typically easy to move and are manufactured with a large variety of styles and materials, side chairs are practical furniture items that are often used as dining chairs.
How tall is the seat of a side chair?
The seat height of a side chair is based on the common ergonomic dimensions of an adult and are typically designed in the range of 16.5”-19” (42-48 cm).
How wide are side chairs?
Side chairs are designed with a diverse variety of styles and materials, but the width of a side chair is commonly established between 16.5”-22” (42-56 cm).

Details

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Height: 
35.0” | 89 cm
Width:
18.0” | 46 cm
Depth:
21.5” | 55 cm
Length:
Seat Height
18.25” | 46 cm
Weight:
Materials
ABS plastic shell seat, steel legs; Foam padding, fabric, leather upholstery
Designer
Arne Jacobsen
Year
1958

Drawings include:
Drop Chair side elevation, side (woman sitting), front, back, plan

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