Vintage H Wegner CH53 Oak&Danish Papercord Stool


Posted on Sat Aug 18 2018

Designed by Hans Wegner in 1966 & produced by Carl Hansen in Denmark, this is an iconic & beautiful seating example. The beautiful, minimalist form of rich oak frame with tapering legs is perfectly proportioned from floor-serving as an excellent side chair-& encouraging a comfortable natural posture. This circa late 60's example is in nearly flawless original condition, with negligible signs of age or use of the finish or papercord; truly testimonial to the superb design, materials & execution. Original Danish papercord is tight, clean, sound, & fantastic. This particular stool was solely purposed as a tray table base, and used as seating on very few occasions. Suitable for a wide variety of uses, it’s proportioned to seat at dining table, is flexible side seating/bench++ for the living,dining,entry,BR++ This iconic form is again being made by Carl Hansen- & is available through select retail design sources at price points which reflect their quality & value. Shown in the listing images above with a CH57 armchair of the same vintage (designed in '62)-in excellent, original shape. CH57 chair is NOT included in this listing price, but is also available. Additional, current detail photos can be shared upon inquiry. -CH 57 Armchair $715. Dimensions: 15.3" W x 19.7" L x 18.1" H Seat: 16.5" H FreeLocal NYC 10040 Pickup Local Delivery is Available at modest additional cost. Domestic Shipping for Stool Only Will accommodate buyers' pre-arranged/prepaid/insured shipper i.e. PlyCon, uShip & similar, if both chairs-or armchair are purchased.

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