The Cowhorn Chair
The Cowhorn Chair
Knud Færch, 1969
Materials: Oiled solid Oak and walnut with fabric/leather upholstery
Dimensions: H: 29.1” W: 21.7” D: 19.3”
Lead Time: 5-7 weeks approximately
Reissued by Warm Nordic, the Cow Horn Chair is an iconic 1960s chair and a sculptural masterpiece for design lovers, created by the internationally renowned Danish furniture designer, Knud Færch. The Cow Horn Chair provides exemplary seating comfort, both occupying and creating a space – one of the fundamental ideas of Knud Færch’s design. The beautiful mortising and complicated curved lines of the armrests make the Cow Horn Chair a genuine piece of craftsmanship, with a unique elegance and consummate finish. True to the design spirit of the 1960s, the dining chair is available in teak or a connoisseur version, in which the backrest and frame are in various types of wood. The seat is available in upholstery or the highest quality leather. Choose either an exclusive Kvadrat furnishing fabric or leather in carefully selected shades from the Warm Nordic universe. The chair is available in several exclusive types of wood.
The iconic Cow Horn Chair was originally designed in 1969 by the Danish furniture designer, Knud Færch. The Cow Horn Chair is also known as ‘Model 521’, and is one of the archetypal designs of Danish Modernism. The Cow Horn Chair is remarkable for its masterly craftsmanship and unique comfort, and an iconic design, which reflects the idiom of the era. In the Cow Horn Chair, Knud Færch’s lifelong love of wood and special understanding of craftsmanship are manifested in a timeless design, which is rooted in the nature of wood. The furniture designer was especially intrigued by the idea of a chair as a sculptural element and attracted international attention with his designs. The Cow Horn Chair has been specially selected for the Warm Nordic range as a tribute to iconic Nordic design that invests modern décor with invaluable diversity and depth.