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Inspired by Hans Wegner

Wishbone Y Chair Hans Wegner style Premium Quality in Walnut finish

£195.00

Inspired by Hans Wegner

Wishbone Y Chair Hans Wegner style Premium Quality in Walnut finish

£195.00

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Color:
Natural Cord
Black Cord

In American ash wood with a walnut stain finish and a natural woven cord seat. A single-piece curved backrest shaped using traditional steam-bending technique that ensures a perfect form without compromising the integrity of wood. No joints.  

What is paper cord? Hans Wegner and other Scandinavian furniture makers, first used paper cord in the 1940's, after the war when materials were in short supply. It is a 3-ply fibre that is natural and an extremely durable material. Treated with a light wax coating prior to weaving, the natural color is made from pure unbleached paper whilst the black cord is dyed prior. All paper cord is sustainable, completely biodegradable and eco-friendly.

Paper cord seats require minimal care, are cool and comfortable and they will gain a patina over time. It is very hard wearing when woven correctly. For cleaning, it simply needs a wipe with a damp cloth and a neutral soap lye, but not too often as that can wear the fibres.                         

Excellent construction throughout and delivery is by DPD tracked from our Sussex, UK warehouse.

It's simplicity is its beauty, and its clean lines and curves make it a timeless Scandinavian design classic. This is a premium reproduction of the Wishbone or CH24 Y-Chair as it is also known, a design that is regarded by many as the most beautiful chair ever designed by the 'Master Chairmaker' Hans Wegner.

Height: 73cm (at rear highest point) x Seat Width: 48cm x Seat Depth: 42cm.

Full Width arm to arm: 55cm

Seat height from ground: 43cm

Front of Armrest height from floor: 69cm (as arms taper down from backrest)


Also available in Natural Ash, American Oak or Soaped Oak

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