OW149 Colonial Chair
Designed by Ole Wanscher. Designed by Ole Wanscher in 1949. A beautiful, well crafted and stable chair with a simple and refined expression. The slender easily-swung armrests rise to an elegant point before descending straight down to the floor. The chair is ideal in rooms where flexibility and lightness of expression are desired.
The Colonial Chair can be complemented by OW149-F Colonial Footstool.
Made to order in a wide choice of fabric types and colours (see a list under ‘Details’). Fabrics are priced in ‘Groups’. Simply select the appropriate price Group and then add a note of your fabric choice at checkout or email us.
Frame available in soaped Oak, lacquered Oak, oiled Oak, white oiled Oak, lacquered Walnut or oiled Walnut. The seat is made of hand woven cane and can be removed from the frame and replaced if necessary. The cushions consist of cold foam and fabric or Carl Hansen's leather upholstery.
Width 65 cm × Depth 68 cm × Height 85 cm. Seat height 46 cm
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Carl Hansen's Leather
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Carl Hansen & Søn
Carl Hansen opened his furniture workshop in Denmark in 1908 and soon became known for the high quality of his work. From one off production the company gradually began to produce small series of its most popular pieces. This combination of hand craftsmanship and rational series production soon became the firm's hallmark - and continues to set it apart today.
Carl Hansen & Søn is the largest manufacturer of furniture designed by Hans J. Wegner and also produces outstanding furniture classics by some of Denmark's most influential architects such as Mogens Koch, Kaare Klint and Ole Wanscher.
True to its founding values, it is Carl Hansen & Søn's ambition to make furniture of the highest quality and beauty with respect for sustainable design, materials and more than 100 years tradition of craftsmanship.