Arne Jacobsen

Danish, 1902 - 1971
Danish architect and designer Arne Jacobsen was one of the foremost leaders in architectural functionalism. Characterized by simple yet stylish chair designs, especially Arne Jacobsen Egg Swan Chairs, helped establish and popularize the "Danish Modern" style of design along with the works of Borge Mogensen and Hans Wegner.
 
Prior to World War II, Jacobsen was the subject of much controversey after winning the "House of the Future" award and being commissioned to design the Stelling House on Gammeltorv (one of Copenhagen's most historic squares). He was publicly chastised for his modernist leanings on many occassion, with one newspaper ever writing that "[he] ought to be banned from architecture for life." After being forced to flee his country due to Nazi occupation during the war, Jacobsen would later return and begin to shift his eye to furniture design.
 
Drawing inspiration from the styles of designs of Le Corbusier and Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and the material usage of Charles and Ray Eames, Jacobsen teamed with the furniture manufacturer Fritz Hansen to start crafting lamps and light fixtures before moving on to larger scale furniture. Interest in his sleekly designsbegan to grow in the 1950s, and his Egg, Swan, and Ant chairs continue to sell in the millions today.
Arne Jacobsen Furniture Chairs
Arne Jacobsen ARNE JACOBSEN EGG CHAIR ... H 114.96 in W 90.16 in D 79.92 in $ 11,000
Arne Jacobsen Set of 12 Vintage Ant... W 20.08 in D 18.9 in $ 7,200
Arne Jacobsen Arne Jacobsen Series 3300... H 28.35 in W 28.74 in D 31.1 in $ 3,990
Arne Jacobsen Arne Jacobsen AJ Floor Lamp for Louis Poulsen
Customizable
Arne Jacobsen Arne Jacobsen AJ Floor Lamp... H 51 in W 10 in D 12 in $ 1,222
Arne Jacobsen Four Arne Jacobsen '... H 32.68 in W 16.14 in D 18.9 in Request Price
Arne Jacobsen Set of Six Arne Jacobsen... H 29 in W 18 in D 15 in $ 6,000
Arne Jacobsen Arne Jacobsen 'Eklipta... H 4 in DIA 13 in $ 683
Arne Jacobsen Original Arne Jacobsen ... H 42 in W 33 in D 31 in $ 12,000
Arne Jacobsen Arne Jacobsen Chair H 50 in W 24 in D 24 in $ 2,000
Arne Jacobsen Arne Jacobsen Pot Chair in... H 27 in W 28 in D 23 in $ 2,500
Arne Jacobsen Pair of Swan Chairs by Arne... H 32 in W 29 in D 21 in $ 4,200
Arne Jacobsen Salt and Pepper Shakers by... H 2 in DIA 2 in $ 5,500
Arne Jacobsen Swan Chair, Model 3320 by... H 32 in W 30 in D 27 in
Arne Jacobsen Arne Jacobsen Rosewood... H 28 in W 72 in D 36 in $ 16,000
Arne Jacobsen Swan Chair by Arne Jacobsen H 32 in W 30 in D 26 in $ 3,800
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