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Dubbed "The Chair" in 1960 after CBS featured these chairs in the debates between Kennedy and Nixon, it was earlier called one of the most beautiful chairs in 1949 by Interiors magazine. Today, we have brought back this venerable piece for your enjoyment.
• Organic lines, fine finishes and luxe materials bring upscale style and beauty to any room.
• Recognizable design brings prestige to your interior dining and office spaces.
• Wide seat and curved back provide enveloping comfort for long periods of relaxation.
• Solid wood frame and high-density foam cushions for durable long-lasting seating ideal for home and business.
• Ideal seating for the residential study, library or dining room and hospitality spaces such as the cafe, lounge or office.
Inspired by Wegner’s original creation, we mirrored the expert craftsmanship and authenticity with our own Leroy | Wegner Armchair – Light. This captivating arm chair features the same elegant precision rendered in handcrafted wood and finely stitched upholstery.
Modern design lovers known the true value and high cost of owning an authentic original from one of the great designers of the period. We understand not everyone has ample means by which to attain such a piece. With that in mind, we offer our masterful interpretation of Hans Wegner Kennedy Armchair made with high quality materials and careful craftsmanship at a modest price point. Among other such armchairs, the materials and expertise used to create our products are top quality. This allows you to own and enjoy a classic modern icon without foregoing quality.
Based on one of the most lauded modern armchairs of the mid-century design period, our homage to Wegner’s Kennedy Armchair boasts all the tailored detailing of the original. From the elegantly-rendered chair form with enveloping design, each detail is exacting and meticulous. The upholstery is carefully stitched with base cushion and over cushioning for added comfort. While the chair’s solid wood construction provides support and organic-like beauty with flowing lines.
The chair’s seat is padded and then upholstered in genuine Italian leather. The look of classic black against richly finished solid wood provides a stately style to any room. For a bespoke look, provide your own COM fabric or leather.
Danish designer Hans J. Wegner was considered one of the most prolific and creative furniture designers of the mid-century era. He was often touted as “master of the chair” having designed over 500 different chairs during his life. Wegner most notable designs include the CH445 Wing Chair and Wishbone Chair. He strived to bring the ‘soul’ of each piece to its exterior where its simplicity and function are visible.
To clean, avoid use of harsh acidic or abrasive cleaning solutions. Use soft dry cloth for general clean-up. For cleaning and maintenance of upholstery, please refer to the manufacturer’s directions. Avoid getting cleaning solutions on upholstered elements.