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Research Paper On Hans Wegner

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Hans Wegner was a man with a love for designing chairs, and as a result managed to produce over 500. He provided the public an opportunity to rethink how they thought of furniture. The Round Chair is regarded as Wegner’s most famous chair, as it was voted by US magazine as the ‘most beautiful chair’, and an upholstered version was used during a 1960 debate between presidential candidates, Richard Nixon and John F. Kennedy. Wegner grew up with a love of wood as a medium, and managed to complete a cabinetmaker’s apprenticeship with H. F. Stahlberg by the time he was 17. He served his required time in Denmark’s military, and at 20, Wegner moved to Copenhagen to study architecture from the School of Arts and Crafts. While there, Wegner
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