The Chair

“Wegner was known for his dedication to wood and to the painstaking hours required to shape and sand each piece. The Chair, with its seamless sculptural curve of arms and back, is one of the most technically challenging of his creations… With this one it’s as if he sat down and said, ‘Now, I am really going to make a chair!’” Wegner wanted the construction of each article to show in its design, a decision meant to enhance the user’s appreciation and to encourage the maintenance of each piece….”