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Risom Rocker

Risom Rocker

Designed by Jens Risom for Design Within Reach

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Item Number: 10001882
$2,795.00
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Running into legendary designer Jens Risom in the halls at DWR headquarters was one of the many pleasures of working here. Over the years, we collaborated with Risom on a number of well-received product launches. The Risom Rocker (2009) came about when he approached us with an idea for an upholstered rocking chair with a high back and sculpted armrests for superb head and arm support and comfort. This piece has a deep, smooth and balanced feeling thanks to a hidden counterweight precisely placed in the front rail. It’s adorned with a nine-button tufted back, a nod toward the classic Danish modern aesthetic that can be found in all his work. Made in U.S.A.

Designer

Jens Risom
Jens Risom

DENMARK (1916–2016)

Jens Risom is widely considered to be a pioneer in introducing Danish modern furniture to the United States through early work with the Knoll company and to a greater extent through his own company, which thrived in the 1950s and ’60s.


Risom emigrated from Denmark to the States in 1939 seeking an opportunity in furniture design but found that to ...

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Dimensions

H 39" W 29" D 36" Seat H 18" Arm H 24.5" Risom Rocker

Materials

Solid oak or walnut frame; plywood panel under seat cushion; fabric or Elmosoft Scandinavian semi-aniline leather upholstery.

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