“The Flag Halyard Chair” designed by Hans Wegner for Getama,
Denmark. 1950.

White lacquered steel frame, wooden "shoes”, chromed steel top with flag halyard.

Model presented at The Arts & Crafts Spring Exhibition at Designmuseum Danmark in 1950.

H: 77 cm/ 2' 6 3/4''
D: 112 cm/ 3' 8 5/8''
W: 104 cm/ 3' 5 1/2''
Seat height: 40 cm/ 1' 4 1/4''

“Dansk Kunsthåndværk”, no. 5, 1950, ill. p. 86.
Noritsugu Oda: “Danish Chairs”, 1999, ill. p. 112.

The shape of the chair was first dreamt up by Wegner, in the 1950s, whilst he with his family on a beach in Denmark, where he sculpted the ideal seating position into the sand. He then went on to develop this into the lounge chair we see today.

Price: on application

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