GETAMA | GE290 Armchair | Design: Hans J Wegner | 1953

£2,795.00 £0.00

  • GE290 Armchair remains one of Hans J Wegner's most successful easy chairs
  • Practical Armrests combined with soft cushions provide wonderful comfort
  • Made by Getama in Denmark, the oldest producer to work with Hans J Wegner
  • The GE290 has remained in continuous production for over 60 years.
  • Available in beech, oak or walnut.

Getama Danmark A/S is the oldest producer to work with Danish designer Hans J. Wegner.    In total, Wegner designed over 120 different models for Getama, more than for any other Company with whom he collaborated.

Hans J Wegner combined Getama's expertise in mattress making and woodworking skills to design a series of chairs and sofas that have remained in continuous production for over 60 years.

The GE290 Armchair , also known as The Plank Chair,  remains one of the most successful of all Wegner’s easy chairs.

Its practical armrests combined with its soft downtop cushions provide wonderful comfort over many hours.

The GE 290 is also available with cushions formed in solid foam for use in commercial environments such as reception or conference areas.

Frame Options:

Untreated Oak, Soaped Oak, Oiled Oak, Stained Oak, Oiled Walnut

Also available in Beech - Please Contact us for Beech Prices.

Upholstery Options: 

Available in leading fabrics and leather - click here to see Getama's fabric / leather pricing categories.


  • height 75 cm
  • width 76 cm
  • depth 78 cm
  • seat height 42 cm
  • weight 16kg

Delivery time: 6 – 8 weeks


Very happy to help with any questions you have about the GE290 Armchair and its frame / upholstery options. 

Please just email or call: / 01666 838524