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Arthur Espenet Carpenter Sedua Wishbone Chair
By Arthur Espenet Carpenter
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Arthur Espenet Carpenter sedua wishbone chair in walnut with leather straps, circa 1972 stamped
Category

Vintage 1970s American Chairs

Materials

Leather, Walnut

Arthur Espenet Carpenter Wishbone Chair
By Arthur Espenet Carpenter
Located in Chicago, IL
Arthur Espenet Carpenter Wishbone Chair, Walnut Frame with vellum sling seat. Carved signature and
Category

Vintage 1980s American Organic Modern Side Chairs

Materials

Walnut

Arthur Espenet Carpenter Wishbone Chair
Arthur Espenet Carpenter Wishbone Chair
H 30.75 in W 21.75 in D 21.75 in
Modern 'Wishbone' Chair
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Brooklyn, NY
his Wishbone chair. The floating back rest flows to the arms and down the legs. Please confirm
Category

20th Century Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Walnut

Modern 'Wishbone' Chair
Modern 'Wishbone' Chair
H 27 in W 23.25 in D 22 in
Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
Located in Esbjerg, DK
Hans J. Wegner cushions for wishbone chair model CH24. Magrethe wool from Nevotex and good quality
Category

2010s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Leather

Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
H 1.19 in W 17.33 in D 16.15 in
Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
Located in Esbjerg, DK
Hans J. Wegner cushions for wishbone chair model CH24. Made in cognac boucle and good quality
Category

2010s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Leather

Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
H 1.19 in W 17.33 in D 16.15 in
Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
Located in Esbjerg, DK
Hans J. Wegner cushions for wishbone chair model CH24. Made in black leather and good quality
Category

2010s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Leather

Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
H 1.19 in W 17.33 in D 16.15 in
Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
Located in Esbjerg, DK
Hans J. Wegner cushions for wishbone chair model CH24. Made in black leather and good quality
Category

2010s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Leather

Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
H 1.19 in W 17.33 in D 16.15 in
Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
Located in Esbjerg, DK
Hans J. Wegner cushions for wishbone chair model CH24. Made in mokka aniline leather and good
Category

2010s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Leather

Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
H 1.19 in W 17.33 in D 16.15 in
Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
Located in Esbjerg, DK
Hans J. Wegner cushions for wishbone chair model CH24. Made in black pure aniline leather and good
Category

2010s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Leather

Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
H 1.19 in W 17.33 in D 16.15 in
Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair Ch24
Located in Esbjerg, DK
Hans J. Wegner cushions for wishbone chair model CH24. Made in cognac vintage aniline leather
Category

2010s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Leather

Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair Ch24
Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair Ch24
H 1.19 in W 17.33 in D 16.15 in
Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
Located in Esbjerg, DK
Hans J. Wegner cushions for wishbone chair model CH24. Made in canvas with leather tubing and
Category

2010s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Leather

Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
H 1.19 in W 17.33 in D 16.15 in
Wishbone Chair, Model CH24, by Hans J. Wegner
By Carl Hansen & Søn, Hans J. Wegner
Located in Lejre, DK
The Wishbone chairs, model CH24, designed by Hans J. Wegner and manufactured by Carl Hansen & Son
Category

Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Papercord, Wood

Wishbone Chair, Model CH24, by Hans J. Wegner
Wishbone Chair, Model CH24, by Hans J. Wegner
H 28.75 in W 21.66 in D 20.08 in
Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
Located in Esbjerg, DK
Hans J. Wegner cushions for wishbone chair model CH24. Made in cognac pure aniline leather and
Category

2010s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Leather

Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
H 1.19 in W 17.33 in D 16.15 in
Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
Located in Esbjerg, DK
Hans J. Wegner cushions for wishbone chair model CH24. Made in cognac pure aniline leather and
Category

2010s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Leather

Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
Hans J. Wegner Cushion for Wishbone Chair CH24
H 1.19 in W 17.33 in D 16.15 in
Arthur Espenet Carpenter, "Wishbone” Chair circa 1970s, Stamped
By Arthur Espenet Carpenter
Located in Wargrave, Berkshire
Arthur Espenet Carpenter, California, USA, circa early 1970s "Wishbone" chair of African Hyedua and
Category

Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Chairs

Materials

Leather

Set of Six Wishbone Chairs by Hans J. Wegner
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Copenhagen, DK
CH 24 - set of 6 'Wishbone' chairs in beech and woven paper yarn. Hans J. Wegner / Carl Hansen.
Category

Mid-20th Century Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Papercord, Beech

Set of Six Wishbone Chairs by Hans J. Wegner
Set of Six Wishbone Chairs by Hans J. Wegner
H 29.93 in W 21.66 in D 20.08 in
Hans J. Wegner Set of Six “Wishbone” Chairs in Oak
By Carl Hansen & Søn, Hans J. Wegner
Located in Copenhagen, DK
Hans J. Wegner “The Wishbone Chair”. Set of six armchairs of oak. Seat with woven papercord. CH 24
Category

Mid-20th Century Danish Scandinavian Modern Chairs

Materials

Papercord, Oak

Hans Wegner Wishbone Chairs by Carl Hansen and Son
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Vintage pair of the iconic Hans J. Wegner Wishbone chairs by Carl Hansen & Son. We aren't
Category

Mid-20th Century Danish Mid-Century Modern Chairs

Materials

Papercord, Rush, Teak

CH24 Wishbone Chair in Teak Oil Finish with Natural Papercord *Quickship*
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Burlington, NJ
Wishbone Chair, has been in continuous production since its introduction in 1950.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Wood

CH24 Wishbone Chair in Mahogany Oil Finish with Natural Papercord *Quickship*
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Burlington, NJ
Wishbone Chair, has been in continuous production since its introduction in 1950.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Wood

CH24 Wishbone Chair in Walnut Oil Finish with Natural Papercord *Quickship*
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Burlington, NJ
Wishbone Chair, has been in continuous production since its introduction in 1950.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Wood

CH24 Wishbone Chair in Oak Oil Finish with Natural Papercord *Quickship*
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Burlington, NJ
Wishbone Chair, has been in continuous production since its introduction in 1950.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Wood

CH24 Wishbone Chair in Walnut Lacquer Finish with Natural Papercord *Quickship*
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Burlington, NJ
Wishbone Chair, has been in continuous production since its introduction in 1950.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Wood

CH24 Wishbone Chair in Oak Soap Finish with Natural Papercord *Quickship*
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Burlington, NJ
Wishbone Chair, has been in continuous production since its introduction in 1950.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Wood

Set of Four Midcentury Wishbone Chairs in Patinated Oak by Hans Wegner, 1960s
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Lejre, DK
Set of four wishbone chairs in oak and paper cord designed by Hans J Wegner. Great original
Category

Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Papercord, Oak

Set of Twelve Midcentury Wishbone Chairs in Patinated Oak by Hans Wegner, 1960s
By Hans J. Wegner, Carl Hansen & Søn
Located in Lejre, DK
Set of twelve wishbone chairs in oak and paper cord designed by Hans J Wegner. Great original
Category

Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Papercord, Oak

Set of Six Midcentury Wishbone Chairs in Patinated Oak by Hans Wegner, 1960s
By Hans J. Wegner, Carl Hansen & Søn
Located in Lejre, DK
Set of six wishbone chairs in oak and paper cord designed by Hans J Wegner. Great original
Category

Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Papercord, Oak

CH24 Wishbone Chair in Oak Smoked Oil Finish with Natural Papercord *Quickship*
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Burlington, NJ
Wishbone Chair, has been in continuous production since its introduction in 1950.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Wood

CH24 Wishbone Chair in Oak White Oil Finish with Natural Papercord *Quickship*
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Burlington, NJ
Wishbone Chair, has been in continuous production since its introduction in 1950.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Wood

Hans Wegner Mid Century Wishbone Chairs - Set of 4
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Countryside, IL
Hans Wegner Mid Century Wishbone Chairs - Set of 4 Each chair measures: 21.5 wide x 20 deep x 30
Category

Vintage 1970s Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Upholstery, Wood

CH24 Wishbone Chair in Beech Wood with Soft Blue Finish and Natural Papercord
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Burlington, NJ
Wishbone Chair, has been in continuous production since its introduction in 1950.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Wood

CH24 Wishbone Chair in Beech Wood with Soft Black Finish and Natural Papercord
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Burlington, NJ
Wishbone Chair, has been in continuous production since its introduction in 1950.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Wood

CH24 Wishbone Chair in Beech Wood with Soft White Finish and Natural Papercord
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Burlington, NJ
Wishbone Chair, has been in continuous production since its introduction in 1950.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Wood

CH24 Wishbone Chair in Beech Wood with Soft Clay Finish and Natural Papercord
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Burlington, NJ
, designer Ilse Crawford reinterprets the CH24 Wishbone Chair in a palette of nine soft yet complex colours.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Wood

CH24 Wishbone Chair in Beech Wood with Soft Barley Finish and Natural Papercord
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Burlington, NJ
, designer Ilse Crawford reinterprets the CH24 Wishbone Chair in a palette of nine soft yet complex colours.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Wood

CH24 Wishbone Chair in Beech Wood with Soft Seaweed Finish and Natural Papercord
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Burlington, NJ
, designer Ilse Crawford reinterprets the CH24 Wishbone Chair in a palette of nine soft yet complex colours.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Wood

CH24 Wishbone Chair in Wood with Soft North Sea Finish and Natural Papercord
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Burlington, NJ
, designer Ilse Crawford reinterprets the CH24 Wishbone Chair in a palette of nine soft yet complex colours.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Wood

Danish Modern Cherry CH24 Wishbone Chairs by Hans J. Wegner, 1990s
By Hans J. Wegner, Carl Hansen & Søn
Located in Asaa, DK
Danish Modern Cherry CH24 Wishbone Chairs by Hans J. Wegner, 1990s. Designed in 1949 by Danish
Category

1990s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Cherry

Early Hans J. Wegner, model CH24, Wishbone chair, Carl Hansen & Søn, 1960s
By Carl Hansen & Søn, Hans J. Wegner
Located in Uppsala, SE
Early example of the iconic Wishbone chair (or the Y-chair as it also is called), designed in 1949
Category

Mid-20th Century Danish Scandinavian Modern Chairs

Materials

Papercord, Beech

Set of Six Oak "Wishbone" Chair by Hans Wegner for Carl Hansen & Son
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Montreal, QC
Set of six oak and paper cord "Wishbone" chair by Hans Wegner for Carl Hansen & Son. CH24
Category

Vintage 1960s Danish Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Oak

Hans Wegner CH24 Wishbone chair in oak and papercord circa 1959 Illums Bolighus
By Hans J. Wegner, Illums Bolighus
Located in Virginia Beach, VA
The Iconic wishbone chair, model number CH24, designed by Hans Wegner and imported by Illums
Category

Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Chairs

Materials

Papercord, Oak

Hans J. Wegner 'CH24 Wishbone' Chair in Oak & Soap for Carl Hansen & Son
By Hans J. Wegner, Carl Hansen & Søn
Located in Glendale, CA
Hans J. Wegner 'CH24 Wishbone' chair in oak & soap for Carl Hansen & Son The story of Danish
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Papercord, Oak, Wood

Hans J. Wegner 'CH24 Wishbone' Chair in Oak & Black Paint for Carl Hansen & Son
By Carl Hansen & Søn, Hans J. Wegner
Located in Glendale, CA
Hans J. Wegner 'CH24 Wishbone' chair in oak & black paint for Carl Hansen & Son The story of
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Oak, Papercord, Wood

Hans J. Wegner 'CH24 Wishbone' Chair in Mahogany and Oil for Carl Hansen & Son
By Hans J. Wegner, Carl Hansen & Søn
Located in Glendale, CA
Hans J. Wegner 'CH24 Wishbone' chair in mahogany and oil for Carl Hansen & Son The story of
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Mahogany, Papercord, Wood

Hans J. Wegner 'CH24 Wishbone' Chair in Oak & White Oil for Carl Hansen & Son
By Hans J. Wegner, Carl Hansen & Søn
Located in Glendale, CA
Hans J. Wegner 'CH24 Wishbone' chair in oak & white oil for Carl Hansen & Son The story of
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Papercord, Oak, Wood

Hans J. Wegner 'CH24 Wishbone' Chair in Teak and Oil for Carl Hansen & Son
By Carl Hansen & Søn, Hans J. Wegner
Located in Glendale, CA
Hans J. Wegner 'CH24 Wishbone' chair in teak and oil for Carl Hansen & Son The story of Danish
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Papercord, Teak, Wood

Hans J. Wegner 'CH24 Wishbone' Chair in Oak and Oil for Carl Hansen & Son
By Carl Hansen & Søn, Hans J. Wegner
Located in Glendale, CA
Hans J. Wegner 'CH24 Wishbone' chair in oak and oil for Carl Hansen & Son The story of Danish
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Papercord, Mahogany, Wood

2021 Carl Hansen CH24 Wishbone Chair by Hans Wegner in Soft Yellow / Hollyhock
By Carl Hansen & Søn, Hans J. Wegner
Located in Philadelphia, PA
This is a CH24 Wishbone Dining Chair made with a solid beech wood frame, painted Hollyhock yellow
Category

2010s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Beech, Papercord

Early Hans J. Wegner Pair Oak CH24 Wishbone Chairs Carl Hansen and Sons Denmark
By Hans J. Wegner, Carl Hansen & Søn
Located in Philadelphia, PA
iconic CH24 wishbone chairs. These have been the most popular of all of the beautiful pieces made by this
Category

20th Century Danish Chairs

Materials

Jute, Oak

Hans Wegner for Carl Hansen & Søn Pair of 'Wishbone' Chairs in Oak
By Hans J. Wegner, Carl Hansen & Søn
Located in Waalwijk, NL
Hans J. Wegner for Carl Hansen & Søn, pair of 'Wishbone' chairs, model 'CH24', oak, papercord
Category

Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Papercord, Oak

Set of Four Hans Wegner Wishbone Chairs
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Brooklyn, NY
, "wishbone" back. These chairs were designed for comfort and style. (Please confirm item location NY or NJ
Category

Vintage 1960s Mid-Century Modern Chairs

Materials

Papercord, Wood

Hans Wegner WISHBONE Chairs, Set of 10
By Carl Hansen
Located in Lake Worth Beach, FL
Artist/Designer; Manufacturer: Hans Wegner (Danish, 1914-2007); Carl Hansen (Denmark) Marking(s); notes: Carl Hansen label (some), marking(s) Materials: ebonized hardwood (possibly b...
Category

20th Century Danish Chairs

Materials

Rush, Wood

Hans Wegner WISHBONE Chairs, Set of 10
Hans Wegner WISHBONE Chairs, Set of 10
H 28.5 in W 22.25 in D 17.75 in
Pair of Wishbone chairs by Hans Wegner
Located in bari, IT
Nordic style chairs by Hans Wegner for Frans & Sons
Category

Vintage 1960s Danish Mid-Century Modern Chairs

Materials

Rope, Wood

Pair of Wishbone chairs by Hans Wegner
Pair of Wishbone chairs by Hans Wegner
H 28.75 in W 21.26 in D 17.72 in
Mid-Century Modern Wishbone Chair in the Style of Hans Wegner
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Brooklyn, NY
A colorful and unique chair styled after Hans Wegner's iconic Wishbone design. This chair is full
Category

Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Chairs

Materials

Wood, Paint

Rare Pair of Wishbone Chairs by Arthur Espenet Carpenter
By Arthur Espenet Carpenter
Located in Atlanta, GA
A rare pair of wishbone armchairs studio made by Arthur Espenet Carpenter (1920-2006), Bolinas, CA
Category

Vintage 1980s American Modern Armchairs

Materials

Walnut

Hans Wegner for Carl Hansen Wishbone Dining Chair
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Springfield, OR
A fantastic set of 4 Hans Wegner designed wishbone chairs for Carl Hansen. These have been restored
Category

Vintage 1970s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Cord, Beech

Hans Wegner CH24 Vintage Oak Wishbone Y Chair for Carl Hansen Set of 4
By Hans J. Wegner, Carl Hansen & Søn
Located in Munich, Bavaria
Hans J. Wegner Iconic Wishbone Chair. Model CH24 in oiled oak and papercord. Vintage version from
Category

Vintage 1970s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Papercord, Oak

2021 CH24 Wishbone Dining Chair by Hans Wegner for Carl Hansen in Green
By Hans J. Wegner, Carl Hansen & Søn
Located in Philadelphia, PA
These are four (sold individually) Wishbone chairs, designed by Hans Wegner and produced by Carl
Category

2010s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Papercord, Beech

Hans Wegner, Wishbone CH24 Pour Carl Hansen, 1950
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in PARIS, FR
and those produced in 1973. This iconic model also known as the "Wishbone chair" has been recognized
Category

Mid-20th Century Danish Scandinavian Modern Chairs

Materials

Papercord, Oak

Hans Wegner, Wishbone CH 24 pour Carl Hansen, 1950
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in PARIS, FR
produced ones. This iconic model created in 1950 by Hans Wegner is also known as the "Wishbone chair" and
Category

Mid-20th Century Danish Mid-Century Modern Chairs

Materials

Papercord, Oak

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Wishbone Chair For Sale on 1stDibs

Choose from an assortment of styles, material and more with respect to the wishbone chair you’re looking for at 1stDibs. A wishbone chair — often made from wood, natural fiber and papercord — can elevate any home. There are 152 variations of the antique or vintage wishbone chair you’re looking for, while we also have 13 modern editions of this piece to choose from as well. Whether you’re looking for an older or newer wishbone chair, there are earlier versions available from the 18th Century and newer variations made as recently as the 21st Century. When you’re browsing for the right wishbone chair, those designed in Scandinavian Modern, Mid-Century Modern and Modern styles are of considerable interest. Many designers have produced at least one well-made wishbone chair over the years, but those crafted by Hans J. Wegner, Carl Hansen & Søn and Carl Hansen are often thought to be among the most beautiful.

How Much is a Wishbone Chair?

The average selling price for a wishbone chair at 1stDibs is $2,495, while they’re typically $78 on the low end and $38,800 for the highest priced.

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