1914 - 2007
Hans Wegner lounge chair, model GE530, in oak with original leather upholstery. Designed in 1970 and made by Getama, Denmark.
Melbourne metro $50.
Sydney, Canberra, Adelaide, Hobart metro - $150.
Hans Wegner AWARDS (summary)
Grand Prix, Milan Triennale, 1951.
Gold Medal, Milan Triennale. 1954.
Silver Medal, Milan Triennale. 1957.
Honorary Royal Designer of Industry, Royal Society of Arts, London, 1959.
Citation of Merit, Pratt Institute, New York, 1959.
Prince Eugene Medal, 1961.
Citation of Merit, American Institute of Interior Designers, 1967 and 1968.
Danish Furniture Prize, 1980.