The CH29 chair, also known as "The Sawbuck Chair" due to the shape of the chairs legs resembling that of the simple sawbucks or saw horses traditionally used by carpenters and woodcutters. Production was stopped in the 1970's and it was Wegner's daughter Marianne Wegner who suggested it be reintroduced 20 years later.
It became an instant success with its simple form and comfort level. Made from Danish oak or beech in a variety of finishes. The upholstered seat is available in Leather or Fabric.
Material: Solid Wood and moulded foam covered in fabric or leather
Design Classic - Authentic Carl Hansen / Hans Wegner Design, designed in 1952
More about the Fabrics and Leather's -
Remix:90% New wool worsted 10% Nylon
Hallingdal:70% Wool, 30% Viscose
Thor Leather:Semi-aniline leather that can have scars. Protective coating on leather to add more protection.
SIF Leather: Aniline leather is cowhide without any form of surface protection. Aniline leather is made from the highest quality rawhide and is characterised by its exclusive and soft surface as well as excellent seating comfort. As the leather is untreated, natural markings such as insect bites and scars will be part of the leather’s unique appearance. Aniline leather is recommended for individuals who want the purest quality and the best comfort and value the exclusive patina effect of natural leather.
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Danish architect Hans J. Wegner is considered one of the most pioneering furniture designer of the twentieth century. His iconic designs include the Wishbone Chair and the CH25 Lounge Chair. His high quality and thought provoking work, along with effort from several of his manufacturers including Carl Hansen + Son, contributed to the international popularity of mid-century Danish design. He is one of the most prolific and well thought of furniture designers of all time.