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Hans J. Wegner Model GE19 Cognac…

Hans J. Wegner Model GE19 Cognac Leather Daybed for Getama


One of the most luxurious and comfortable daybeds from Denmark is this iconic model GE19 designed by architect Hans J. Wegner in collaboration with the famous workshop of Getama in 1956. It features an expertly crafted Italian cognac leather upholstery with its orignal box springs mattress, ready to last another lifetime through its superb craftsmanship. Its patinated cognac leather finish adds a unique appeal to its vintage aesthetic while contrasting with its brass support bars. Also, featuring is its neck roll-pillow to be used in a variety of ways in virtually any modern environment for maximum use. Its functional beauty pertinent to Wegner's philosophy is what makes it a work of art, allowing you to relax for endless hours, making it a marker of Danish Modern design. Our craftsmen team has meticulously refinished its solid teak wood frame to show its natural wood grain for a gorgeous and clean profile. All while keeping the original design elements and craftsmanship, which maintains the classic essence of Wegner's design and vision, preserving its Scandinavian Modern charm.

$ 7,800





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SPECIFICATIONS

Country
Manufacturer
Date of Manufacturer
Period Style
Materials

Teak Wood, Italian Cognac Leather, Brass Hardware, Original Box Spring Mattress, Coil Spring Suspension

Condition

Excellent

Extra Conditions

Newly Reupholstered

Number of Items

1

Dimensions

16in H x 75in W x 30in D

ID Number

5906

SHOPPING WITH DANISH MODERN L.A. MEANS

Quality Management

Our quality management system allows us to provide you with exclusive products of a very high caliber.

Pro Customer Service

Friendly assistance through efficient communication focused on providing you timely information.

Authenticity Guaranteed

Each product is meticulously evaluated by our team of experts, guaranteeing you top quality authenticity.

Secure Online Purchasing

With our online shopping system, you can acquire precious treasures in a comfortable, safe and reliable way.

SHIPPING

Shipping around the world

RETURNS ACCEPTED

All items can be returned or exchanged

ONLINE PAYMENT METHODS

We accept the following methods

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MEET THE DESIGNER

Hans J. Wegner

Danish Modern Designers

Best known as ‘the Master of the Chairs,' Wegner created fascinating modern furniture that was both innovative and experimental. He was a furniture designer and a modernist that emphasized the practicality and uniqueness in each piece that he crafted. He believed the versatility and functionality of his designs were as vital as the aesthetic of them, which is visible in every Hans Wegner furniture piece.

Born in Tønder, a southern Denmark town, Wegner discovered he had a talent in woodworking at an early age. While apprenticing at H.F. Stahlberg, Wegner designed his first chair at the age of 17 in 1931. When he visited Copenhagen to fulfill his military service, Wegner saw the annual exhibitions of the Copenhagen Cabinetmakers’ Guild, a trade exhibition where some of the best carpenters and architects of the time got invited, and realized that he needed to improve his skills considerably before he could open his own workshop.

This exhibition gave Wegner an idea of what he could be capable of designing. He decided to attend the School of Arts and Crafts in 1936. After his studies, Wegner joined Arne Jacobsen and Erick Møller and helped to design the new City Hall in Aarhus in 1940. This experience motivated Wegner to open his office in 1943 and start designing home furniture and some office pieces in which he utilized measurement studies and dimensional analysis to create. Historic furniture styles including the English Windsor chair, rustic American Shaker furniture, and 17th Century Chinese chairs were part of his influences and inspiration.

Wegner is now worldly recognized as one of the pioneer designers of the Mid-Century Danish Modern movement and one of the most influential of the mid-20th century furniture design period. Wegner left a legacy of over 500 chair designs that went into production and more than 3,500 drawings of furniture – most never produced. Among Wegner’s highly sought after chair designs are the Wishbone chair, Round chair, and Shell chair.



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PRODUCT CARE

Care tips for classic furniture

Wood

  • Keep the furniture in a cool, dry place
  • Avoid furniture's direct exposure to rain, sun or wind
  • Avoid placing hot objects directly on the piece to prevent undesirable marks or permanent circles.
  • Avoid placing objects that may cause scratches to the surface
  • Clean using water only in small quantities and apply it with soft, damp cloth
  • After damp cloth wipe with a soft, dry cloth
  • You can use other liquids that are especially for cleaning wood furniture. Take into account the type of wood and follow the manufacturer's instructions

Leather

  • Do not expose leather to very humid environments or directly to sunlight and sources of heat to protect and ensure a long life for the material
  • Avoid contact with fragrances or chemicals -these products can cause expensive and irreparable damage to the leather
  • You can use the vacuum cleaner to clean the surface as long as the nozzle is in good condition and has the soft mouthpiece
  • Use a soft, dry cloth
  • If necessary, you can clean the surface using a damp cloth smooth in texture
  • Avoid spilling liquids on the surface. If this happens, allow it to dry naturally, away from any heat source
  • Depending on the frequency of use, it is advisable to apply a protective leather-safe oil at least once a year. Use only professional leather cleaning substances
  • You can buy a leather protection solution to apply protection to the leather; use it according to leather type and following the manufacturer's instructions

Hans J. Wegner Model GE19 Cognac Leather Daybed for Getama

$ 7,800






Read about our product, customer service, quality, and shipping.


One of the most luxurious and comfortable daybeds from Denmark is this iconic model GE19 designed by architect Hans J. Wegner in collaboration with the famous workshop of Getama in 1956. It features an expertly crafted Italian cognac leather upholstery with its orignal box springs mattress, ready to last another lifetime through its superb craftsmanship. Its patinated cognac leather finish adds a unique appeal to its vintage aesthetic while contrasting with its brass support bars. Also, featuring is its neck roll-pillow to be used in a variety of ways in virtually any modern environment for maximum use. Its functional beauty pertinent to Wegner's philosophy is what makes it a work of art, allowing you to relax for endless hours, making it a marker of Danish Modern design. Our craftsmen team has meticulously refinished its solid teak wood frame to show its natural wood grain for a gorgeous and clean profile. All while keeping the original design elements and craftsmanship, which maintains the classic essence of Wegner's design and vision, preserving its Scandinavian Modern charm.

SPECIFICATIONS


    Country: Denmark

    Manufacturer: Getama

    Date of Manufacture: 1950-1959

    Period Style: Danish Modern

    Materials: Teak Wood, Italian Cognac Leather, Brass Hardware, Original Box Spring Mattress, Coil Spring Suspension

    Condition: Excellent

    Extra Conditions: Newly Reupholstered

    Dimensions: 16in H x 75in W x 30in D

    Number of Items: 1

    ID Number: 5906



SHOPPING WITH DANISH MODERN L.A. MEANS


Quality Management

Our quality management system allows us to provide you with exclusive products of a very high caliber.

Pro Customer Service

Friendly assistance through efficient communication focused on providing you timely information.

Authenticity Guaranteed

Each product is meticulously evaluated by our team of experts, guaranteeing you top quality authenticity.

Secure Online Purchasing

With our online shopping system, you can acquire precious treasures in a comfortable, safe and reliable way.

SHIPPING

Shipping around the world

RETURNS ACCEPTED

All items can be returned or exchanged

ONLINE PAYMENT METHODS

We accept the following methods

Visa Logo Master Card Logo Pay Pal Logo American Express Logo Discover Logo Affirm Payments

MEET THE DESIGNER


Hans J. Wegner


Danish Modern Designers

Best known as ‘the Master of the Chairs,' Wegner created fascinating modern furniture that was both innovative and experimental. He was a furniture designer and a modernist that emphasized the practicality and uniqueness in each piece that he crafted. He believed the versatility and functionality of his designs were as vital as the aesthetic of them, which is visible in every Hans Wegner furniture piece.

Born in Tønder, a southern Denmark town, Wegner discovered he had a talent in woodworking at an early age. While apprenticing at H.F. Stahlberg, Wegner designed his first chair at the age of 17 in 1931. When he visited Copenhagen to fulfill his military service, Wegner saw the annual exhibitions of the Copenhagen Cabinetmakers’ Guild, a trade exhibition where some of the best carpenters and architects of the time got invited, and realized that he needed to improve his skills considerably before he could open his own workshop.

This exhibition gave Wegner an idea of what he could be capable of designing. He decided to attend the School of Arts and Crafts in 1936. After his studies, Wegner joined Arne Jacobsen and Erick Møller and helped to design the new City Hall in Aarhus in 1940. This experience motivated Wegner to open his office in 1943 and start designing home furniture and some office pieces in which he utilized measurement studies and dimensional analysis to create. Historic furniture styles including the English Windsor chair, rustic American Shaker furniture, and 17th Century Chinese chairs were part of his influences and inspiration.

Wegner is now worldly recognized as one of the pioneer designers of the Mid-Century Danish Modern movement and one of the most influential of the mid-20th century furniture design period. Wegner left a legacy of over 500 chair designs that went into production and more than 3,500 drawings of furniture – most never produced. Among Wegner’s highly sought after chair designs are the Wishbone chair, Round chair, and Shell chair.

Read More...


PRODUCT CARE


Wood

  • Keep the furniture in a cool, dry place
  • Avoid furniture's direct exposure to rain, sun or wind
  • Avoid placing hot objects directly on the piece to prevent undesirable marks or permanent circles.
  • Avoid placing objects that may cause scratches to the surface
  • Clean using water only in small quantities and apply it with soft, damp cloth
  • After damp cloth wipe with a soft, dry cloth
  • You can use other liquids that are especially for cleaning wood furniture. Take into account the type of wood and follow the manufacturer's instructions
Wood Care Tips for Classic Furniture

Leather

  • Do not expose leather to very humid environments or directly to sunlight and sources of heat to protect and ensure a long life for the material
  • Avoid contact with fragrances or chemicals -these products can cause expensive and irreparable damage to the leather
  • You can use the vacuum cleaner to clean the surface as long as the nozzle is in good condition and has the soft mouthpiece
  • Use a soft, dry cloth
  • If necessary, you can clean the surface using a damp cloth smooth in texture
  • Avoid spilling liquids on the surface. If this happens, allow it to dry naturally, away from any heat source
  • Depending on the frequency of use, it is advisable to apply a protective leather-safe oil at least once a year. Use only professional leather cleaning substances
  • You can buy a leather protection solution to apply protection to the leather; use it according to leather type and following the manufacturer's instructions
Wood Care Tips for Classic Furniture