The Egg is a chair designed via Arne Jacobsen in 1958 for the Radisson SAS hotel in Copenhagen, Denmark. it’s miles synthetic by means of Republic contemporary Fritz Hansen.  Egg became designed in a standard Jacobsen style, using cloth. it’s miles believed to be stimulated by way of Eero Saarinen’s “Womb chair”, from

to some degree, many of Jacobsen’s plywood chairs consisting of “7”, the Ant, the Cigar, the Grand Prix-chair, the Pot, the Drop and the Giraffe. The Egg (like the Swan) turned into also designed as a couch. even as the Swan couch is still in manufacturing, best a handful today’s Egg couches have ever been made. some were made for the Radisson inn, and a few years back, a few were made as a “special version”

back, a few were made as a “special version” sofa. The fee become pretty high — about forty,000 DKR, the equivalent of approximately 7,500 USD. The cause for the confined production modern day the Egg sofa, except the want for exclusivity, is the difficulty worried in making it, plus a layout flaw: the sofa is too huge to be blanketed
only just possible with the Egg-chair. This egg chair, leaves a completely visible stitching down the middle brand new the couch. This hassle, can, but, be solved by making the upholstery in material rather than leather. share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading…