PP 66 The chinese chair

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Product description

At Kunsthåndværkets Spring Exhibition in 1943, Wegner presented his first version of a chair inspired by an old Chinese chair, which he had seen at the Danish Museum of Industrial Arts. Since then, more versions have appeared.

PP 66 was designed for Fritz Hansen where it was only in production for a few years. PP Møbler began producing PP 66 in 1976 where the basic element, a 2 meter steam-bent pole, was preserved. In 1991 the chair was made stronger by replacing the st

eam-bent pole with a pre-compressed one.
The prototype for PP 56 was developed in cooperation with PP Møbler, and went into production in 1989. PP 56 differs from its predecessor, PP 66, by having an attached seat and a different frame.

Width 580 mm
Height 790 mm
Depth 560 mm
Seat finish without upholstery
Height of seat 420 mm
Base finish with legs
Backrest finish with backrest
Armrest finish with armrests
Height of armrests 670 mm
Material wood
textiles (unspecified)
Colors shades of brown
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PP Møbler, Denmark

Hans J. Wegner