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Carl Hansen CH72 Lounge Sofa

Designed by Hans J Wegner


Originally released in 1952 the elegant and comfortable Hans Wegner CH72 Lounge Sofa from Carl Hansen & Son is now available in a vast array of fabric options and wood finishes.

Made to Order : 6 - 8 Weeks


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Carl Hansen CH72 Lounge Sofa
Unit Price: £2703.00
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Great reasons to buy the Carl Hansen CH72 Lounge Sofa

  • In production for the first time since the 1970's this your chance to own a genuine Hans Wegner original design.
  • The CH72 offers an extremely comfortable sit in a sofa that is relatively compact. Great for when space is at a premium.
  • Carl Hansen & Son produce the CH72 at their own factory on the Danish island of Funen ensuring your sofa is made from only the finest materials and created by a team of expert craftsmen.

Why you'll love this designer sofa

The CH72 Lounge Sofa from Carl Hansen & Son was originally designed by renowned chair designer Hans J Wegner in 1952 and like all Wegner designs it unites great design with craftsmanship of the highest quality. The sofa itself is part of a set that also includes a CH71 Lounge Chair, both of which are characterised by relatively small dimensions, a slim, comfortable, fully upholstered frame and round, tapered legs in solid wood.

While Wegner was especially fond of wordwork, he also possessed an excellent understanding of upholstery technique. This is reflected in the CH72 design, with the complex design demanding exacting craftsmanship from the master cabinet makers and upholsterers at Carl Hansen & Son's Danish factory. The lounge sofa can be upholstered in an array of textiles, with the option to select different colors and textures for the main frame and the cushion. The legs and handles are available in oak and walnut with various finishes. 

You can order fabric samples for free online here.

See other Hans J. Wegner designs.
See the Carl Hansen & Son collection.

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