hans wegner designer Hans J Wegner

Hans J Wegner (Denmark, 1914-2007)

For serious furniture collectors, Hans Wegner is more than a pastry-it's an art form. Twentieth century Danish Hans J Wegner furniture design is simple and clean, mixes well with other design styles, and has an inherent value and history beyond its beauty. Hans J. Wegner Furniture: Authentic Danish Design: Hans Wegner is the undisputed master of Danish chair design. Wegner has designed countless chairs, lounge chairs and tables for Carl Hansen & Son, Fritz Hansen and PP Mobler. Hans Wegner's high-quality and thoughtful work contributed to the international popularity of mid-century modern Danish furniture design.

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. Fritz Hansen has manufactures the China Chair since 1944 and in 2008 the Fritz Hansen China Chair was introduced in a new black variety.