Arne Jacobsen Chairs
Arne Jacobsen is known both for his architecture and his designs. Within the latter, chairs are however, what he is best known for. He is behind several designer chairs, and Jacobsen was one of the great personalities of modern Danish and Scandinavian design, which is easily understandable when you see his many masterpieces.
On this website you can read more about:
- Design furniture with international success
- the 'Swan', the 'Egg', the 'Ant' and 'The Drop'
- Versions for the living room, office or the dining table
Arne Jacobsen's chairs the 'Egg' and the 'Swan'
Some of his most famous chair designs are the 'Swan' and the 'Egg', which in general are considered to be among the truly great classics of Danish design. They were designed for the SAS Royal hotel in Copenhagen in 1958, and has since then been a great success both in Denmark and internationally.
Dining chairs such as 'Series 7' (3107), the 'Drop' and the 'Ant'
Arne, as he was known colloquially, designed not only lounge chairs, but also dining chairs are on the list of his most popular furniture. Two of the icons are his 'Series 7' chair and the 'Ant', and also the 'Drop' is a beautiful and a bit more unconventional dining chair or, for example, for the conference room. The 'Drop' was originally designed for the SAS Royal Hotel in 1958 just like the 'Egg' and the 'Swan'. The production was at a standstill for many years, but was later resumed.
If you wish to create a completely classic look for the dining room, without it being boring, then the beautiful 'Series 7' or 'Ant' is a perfect choice.
Design with the right proportions and details
Jacobsen was very engaged in the details and proportions of his designs. This of course also applies to his chairs. Nothing about his unique furniture has been left to chance. The beautiful proportions of the different designs, combine nature's beauty with the modern sharp trends. Among other things in his lounge chairs, such as the 'Egg' and the 'Swan', you can see the inspiration from nature, which together with the clear lines gives it a unique modern design that still today, is state of the art.
A chair design for every room with Arne Jacobsen chairs
He created many exciting, creative and truly elegant chairs, for every purpose. Among others, you can find Arne Jacobsen lounge chair or dining chair. Within these categories, the most famous are the 'Swan' and the 'Egg', which are comfortable and yet elegant lounge chairs which fit well with, for example, sofa or other furniture in the home.
He also designed office chairs
Another classic is the Arne Jacobsen Oxford chair. It is available with both a high and a low back, and is a really beautiful piece of furniture. There are thus a large selection from this designer, which can make any home more beautiful.