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Faaborg Armchair
Faaborg Armchair
Faaborg Armchair
Faaborg Armchair
Faaborg Armchair
Faaborg Armchair
Faaborg Armchair
Faaborg Armchair
Faaborg Armchair
Faaborg Armchair
Faaborg Armchair
Faaborg Armchair
Faaborg Armchair
Kaare Klint for Carl Hansen & Son

Faaborg Armchair

Regular price $5,300.00
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Leather Group B

Thor

Semi-aniline ox hide with a natural grain and a coated surface; good touch and low breathability; some visible scars or other marks; requires low-maintenance and resists most stains and fading from sunlight; for those who want a good balance between maintenance and comfort.

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Leather Group C

Sif

Full grain, uncoated pure aniline ox hide; only the very finest hides are chosen; no final pigmentation or coating are applied, so slight variations within hides and between hides may occur; most exclusive touch and the highest breathability; light or vegetal colors will age with patina and grace; also very susceptible to stains; darker colors may fade if exposed to direct sunlight; for those who want the very best comfort and quality.

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Leather Group E

Goat Leather

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Product Information

Kaare Klint’s KK9662 Faaborg Chair was designed in 1914 for contemplating artwork at the Danish Faaborg Museum. Since then it has become an icon of Danish Design with its perfect unity of structure, materials and function.

Kaare Klint created his iconic KK96620 Faaborg Chair in 1914 and first presented the landmark design to the public at the opening of the Danish Faaborg Museum in 1915.

Widely regarded as the first Danish modern design classic, the chair started a new era for Danish design, creating a foundation for the Danish Modern period that occurred globally in the 1950s.

The young Klint carefully considered every aspect of the Faaborg Chair to ensure it fulfilled its intended function, arriving at a light and portable solution that allowed museum visitors to position the chair before artworks they wished to study in greater detail.

The Faaborg Chair’s simple design and the unity between its structure, materials and function set it apart from its predecessors while showcasing Klint’s traditional design values and modern approach. The elegant form highlights Klint’s outstanding sense of space and proportion and his ability to combine architecture and design into a seamless whole

Dimensions:

27.56" W x 21.65" D x 28.74" H | Seat: 17.32" H
(70 x 55 x 73 | 44 cm)

Materials:

Foam Upholstery
Handwoven French Canework
Solid Wood


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