The Fritz Hansen armchair Egg chair by Arne Jacobsen was designed in 1958 for the entrance
area of the Royal Hotel in Copenhagen.
This was Jacobsens chance. Now he was able to put his theories into practice.
The order was to design the hotel builduing and the interior in every detail.
Now an absolute and unforgettable classic. Arne Jacobsen was the first to use a new technique -
A solid plastic shell with cold foam padding.
The Egg can be ordered in many different fabric and leather qualities and colours
- if you cannot find your desired configuration ask us any time!
Following fabric and leather upholstery can be ordered:
Fame: 95 % wool , 5 % polyamide
Tonus: 90 % worsted wool, 10 % Helanca
Hallingdal: 70 % pure wool, 30 % viscose
Divina / Divina Melange: 100 % pure wool
Chrome-tanned, slightly glossy, treated and textured surface with high durability.
High lightfastness. Thickness 1-1.2 mm
Chrome-tanned, treated, distinctive grain and durable surface. High lightfastness.
Thickness 1.4-1.6 mm.
Natural tanning, completely chrome-free aniline leather without protective coating
with slight impregnation and visible natural features.
Will get lighter when used and develops a patina. Thickness 1.2-1.4 mm.
Natural & chrome-tanned aniline leather, full grain, slightly structured and impregnated.
Will get lighter when used and develops a patina.
Thickness about 1.4 - 1.6 mm.
Upon ordering the armchair it is manufacturered especially for you in selected fabric or leather colours. Depending on which fabric or leather upholstery and order inflow of the manufacturer delivery time is about 6 - 8 weeks. Fritz Hansen offers a Quick Ship Program for selected colours and upholstery.
The following configurations can be shipped within 2 - 3 weeks:
- Tonus: black 128
- Divina: red 623
- Hallingdal: black 190
- Classic leather: black
The plastic shell is padded with cold foam resting on an aluminum foot
with satin polished pipe.
The chair is tilt- and rotatable and can also be ordered with a return mechanism.
Due to its unique shape at that time, the Egg Chair by Fritz Hansen guarantees a bit of privacy in otherwise crowded spaces. The armchair by Arne Jacobsen with matching foot stool is ideal for the living room or lounge area.
Fritz Hansen promotion: Only until 31st August 2017 you get a suitable free foot stool for the purchase of an Egg Chair!
|Product number:||FRITZ HANSEN 3316|
|Year of design||1958|
|Year of design||1958|
|Shipping method||Forwarding agent|
|seat height (cm)||37|
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