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Swan™ Sofa

Swan™ Sofa

Designed by Arne Jacobsen for Fritz Hansen

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Item Number: 7504
$7,692.00 - $18,399.00

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Before the Swan Sofa (1958), Arne Jacobsen’s architecture and designs were shaped by an assumption of materials’ natural ways of resisting. In other words, he could make them go only so far in becoming the structures he desired. With new technologies, however, the old rules no longer applied, and he was able to shape fluid curves and single-piece molded shells. The Swan Sofa is now made from polyurethane foam, but at the time, Jacobsen used Styropore® to create its continuous shape. Designed for the SAS Royal Hotel in Copenhagen, for which Jacobsen was the architect. A single upholsterer hand-sews the fabric onto the frame of Swan. Original design and licensed manufacture by Republic of Fritz Hansen. Made in Poland.

Designer

Arne Jacobsen
Arne Jacobsen

DENMARK (1902–1971)

Arne Jacobsen bought a plywood chair designed by Charles Eames and installed it in his own studio, where it inspired one of the most commercially successful chair models in design history. The three-legged Ant Chair (1951) sold in the millions and is considered a classic today. It consists of two simple elements: tubular steel legs and a springy seat and back ...

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Dimensions

H 31" W 56.75" D 29" Seat H 15.75" Swan™ Sofa

Materials

Fiberglass-reinforced, polyurethane foam shell; injection-molded aluminum base; full-grain leather or fabric upholstery.

Fame® fabric by Gabriel: 95% wool, 5% polyamide. Maharam Tonus fabric by Kvadrat®: 90% wool, 10% Helanca®.

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