Designed by Danish designer Hans Wegner in 1951, commonly known as the Papa Bear Chair (it received its name after a critic had referred to its armrests as ‘great bear paws embracing you from behind’), echoing the same style and warmth, our replica Papa Bear Chair is the furniture worth adding personality to your home. Upholstered in wool, the chair is as supremely comfortable as it is eye-catching, a perfect choice for long time sitting. Ottoman is also included with the price.
Hans Wegner is one of the most prolific designers of the Danish mid-century modern period. his Papa Bear chair is one of the most iconic pieces from the 1950’s Danish school and continues to fetch high prices at auction houses the world over.
With his love of natural materials and his deep understanding of the need for furniture to be functional as well as beautiful, Hans Wegner made mid-century Danish design popular on an international scale. With more than 500 different chair designs Wegner is the most prolific Danish designer to date. His international breakthrough and greatest sales success came in 1949 when he designed the Round chair. The American magazine Interiors featured the chair on the cover and referred to it as “the world’s most beautiful chair”. The chair rose to stardom when used in the televised presidential debates between Nixon and Kennedy in 1960 and has since been known simply as “The Chair”. Wegner’s design went on to win worldwide recognition through the 1950’s and 1960’s and his furniture, in particular his chairs, are to be found in the permanent collections of the world’s most prestigious museums.
|Dimensions||95 x 100 x 93 cm|
Place is a Sydney based team, so the delivery lead time may be a little bit longer for the areas outside Sydney, but we believe that our product is worth your patience. Base on your purchase(s), we use different freight carriers to deliver our products. All items in stock will be dispatched within 3 business days and delivery lead times are as follows:
- Sydney Metro within 7 working days.
- Outside Sydney between 3 and 10 working days.
- Remote locations (including Hobart and Cairns) between 10 and 15 working days.
Place will doing the best to make sure your purchases are under perfect condition when they arrive to you. But in very rare cases, if you receive a faulty or damaged item, we require you to send us the evidence of the damage/fault such as photographic or video footage within 24 hours via email to [email protected]. So we highly recommend you to inspect the item(s) as soon as you receive it (them), it is the customers’ responsibility to adhere to our claims process including providing proof of damages and arranging for products to be returned for inspection. Any damages or faults reported after 24 hours will be treated as a warranty claim and the customers will be solely liable for the shipment cost in the claim process.
All items must be in original wrappings and packaging and not assembled or part assembled in any way.
We hope you will be delighted with your purchase, but sometimes you just get it wrong or sometimes it’s not what you expect, so if you wish to return the item, we aim to make it as quick and convenient as possible. Our policy is simple, if you are not 100% satisfied with your purchase, we promise a refund, credit or exchange, whatever you prefer.
The item need to be returned within SEVEN days of purchase as long as the item is in exactly the same condition as when purchased. All items must be in original wrappings and packaging and not assembled or part assembled in any way.
Prior to returning goods, customers need to fill in a Return Authorization Form (please send email to [email protected] to request) and get Place Furniture’s approval, any unauthorized return will not be accepted.
It is the customers’ responsibility to ensure that returned items are returned safely. Place Furniture takes no responsibility for lost goods and the customers will be solely liable for the shipment cost of the return.
Custom Made Items
Buyer has the responsibilities to ensure custom ordered items are what they are after. We do not offer a refund for custom ordered products due to change of mind. All lead times quoted are an approximation and Place Furniture takes no responsibility for production or customs delays.
Place Furniture provides a 12 month warranty on all products (unless otherwise stated in product detail page). Warranty does not cover normal wear and tear, commercial use, damage arising from abnormal use, not properly maintained and being modified goods. Place Furniture has the ultimate discretion to obtain proof of purchase and any further information to decide on warranty outcomes. Products will be repaired or replaced, depending on product circumstances and it is solely at Place Furniture’s discretion.
Contact us if you want to cancel your order, we will do a full refund if the items are still not being dispatched from our warehouse, if otherwise, shipping cost will not be included with the refund.
Chair dimensions: L90 – W85 – H95
Ottoman dimensions: L72 – W46 – H42
If item is on backorder, it can require an approx. 10-12 weeks lead time.
Disclaimer: This item is a Replica product; it is not endorsed nor associated with the original designers or manufacturers in any way.