Hans J. Wegner Stool for AP Møbler For Sale
Want more images?
Request additional images from the seller
1 of 6 images

Hans J. Wegner Stool for AP Møbler


Original bleach oak Hans Wegner stool or ottoman, solid bleach oak made by AP Møbler.


  • Condition
  • Condition Details
    Vintage Original ,Newer upholstery
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 16.75 in. x W 27.25 in. x D 16.25 in.H 42.55 cm x W 69.22 cm x D 41.28 cm
  • Seller Location
    Dallas, TX
  • Reference Number
Buyer Protection Guaranteed
Our Promise To You: If you're not happy with the way an item arrived, we'll work with the seller on your behalf to ensure you're satisfied with the resolution. Read more

Delivery, Returns & Payment

  • Delivery
    Rates vary by destination and complexity
    Shipping methods are determined by item size, type, fragility and specific characteristics.
    Shipping costs are calculated based on carrier rates, delivery distance and packing complexity.
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

    View details
  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
  • Item Invoice
    Generate an invoice that you can customize and print.

About Hans J. Wegner (Designer)

Best known for his chairs and seating pieces — though a master of many furniture types like sofas and tables — Hans Wegner was a prolific designer whose elegant, often ebullient, forms and devotion to the finest methods in joinery made "Danish Modern" a popular byword for stylish, well-made furniture in the mid-20th century.

     Wegner considered himself a carpenter first and a furniture designer second. Like his peers Arne Jacobsen and Finn Juhl, Wegner believed that striking aesthetics in furniture were based on a foundation of practicality: a chair must be comfortable and sturdy before it is chic.

     In keeping with that tenet, several of Wegner’s best chair designs, seen in dealer listings below, have their roots in traditional seating forms. The “Peacock chair” (designed 1947) is a throne-like adaptation of the Windsor chair; pieces from the “China chair” series (begun in 1944) as well as the 1949 “Wishbone chair,” with its distinctive Y-shaped back splat, are derived from 17th-century Ming seating pieces, as is the upholstered “Ox chair” (1960). Wegner’s comfy “Papa Bear chair” (1951) is an almost surreally re-scaled English wingback chair.

     Wegner’s most representative piece, the “Round chair” (1949), gained a footnote in political history when it was used on the TV stage of the first Kennedy-Nixon debate of 1960. That chair, along with Wegner’s more bravura designs, for example the 1963 “Shell chair,” with its curved surfboard-shaped seat, bring a quietly sculptural presence to a room. Wegner was a designer who revered his primary material — wood — and it shows. His wood gathers patina and character with age; every Hans Wegner piece testifies to the life it has led.

About the Seller

4.8 / 5
1stdibs seller since 2008
Located in Dallas, TX
20th Century Specialists
More From This Seller
Early Papa Bear Chair and Ottoman by Hans Wegne...
A.P. Stolen, Hans J. Wegner
Danish Lounge Chairs
Leather, Teak
Peacock Chair by Hans Wegner for Johannes Hansen
Johannes Hansen, Hans J. Wegner
Danish Lounge Chairs
Hans Wegner CH27 Lounge Chair for Carl Hansen
Carl Hansen, Hans J. Wegner
Danish Lounge Chairs
Pair of Hans Wegner "Chinese Chairs" for Fritz ...
Fritz Hansen, Hans J. Wegner
Danish Armchairs
Leather, Mahogany
You May Also Like
Hans J. Wegner Chair and Ottoman, Model AP-27, ...
A.P. Stolen, Hans J. Wegner
European Lounge Chairs
Upholstery, Teak
Amazing Pair of Hans Wegner AP71 Reclining Loun...
A.P. Stolen, Hans J. Wegner
Danish Lounge Chairs
Oak, Canvas
Hans J. Wegner AP-30 Music Stool
A.P. Stolen, Hans J. Wegner
Papa Bear Chair, Model AP 19, by Hans J. Wegner...
A.P. Stolen, Hans J. Wegner
Danish Lounge Chairs
Upholstery, Teak

Hans Wegner Cane Stool

By Hans J. Wegner
Hans Wegner Cane Stool
Hans J. Wegner
Danish Stools
Hans J. Wegner Ox-Chair for AP-Stolen
A.P. Stolen, Hans J. Wegner
Danish Lounge Chairs
Steel, Leather, Wool
Hans J. Wegner for AP Stolen Rosewood Armchairs
A.P. Stolen, Hans J. Wegner
Danish Armchairs
Fabric, Wood
Hans Wegner AP71 Lounge Chair for AP Stolen, De...
A.P. Stolen, Hans J. Wegner
Danish Lounge Chairs

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries