It’s a Scandal (Arne Jacobsen)

It's a scandal

In 1958 the pipe smoking Dane Arne Jacobsen designed a chair that struck the World. The Egg Chair, made of an artificial kind of shell, on which wet leather was tightly stretched. It is still a classic. In 2007 the chair for a moment was in the middle of a scandal when mcDonald’s put it into one of their London stores. The normally very correct desingn world went crazy. Such beauty between the hamburger eating riffraff, that really was “not done”

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