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Sat, 14 Jan 2017 14:30:14 +0000
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Object of the Day
Danish
furniture
modern
seating
stool
wood
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<img width="640" height="600" src="http://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/stool-700x656.jpg" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image" alt="stool" style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;" srcset="http://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/stool-300x281.jpg 300w, http://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/stool-700x656.jpg 700w, http://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/stool.jpg 1024w" sizes="(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px" />Hans J. Wegner was a pioneer in modern Danish design in the 1950s and 1960s. Having designed more than 500 chairs throughout his career, with 100 of them being mass-produced, he has been affectionately known within the design world as the “Master of the Chair”.  His ingenious use of natural materials, in particular his admiration...
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Design  Search this
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