Getama one of Denmark’s best know furniture makers was approached by Wegner in the late 1940’s as he believed he could utilise their expertise in mattress making for his sofas and soft seating designs
The Plank chair with its practical armrests has remained one of the most successful of all Wegner’s easy chairs.
Wegner combined the companies expertise in mattress making with their wood
working skills to design a series of chairs and sofas that have remained in continious production for over 60 years.
In all Wegner developed over 120 designs with the Company of which the GE 290 or “Plank” series is one of the most enduring.
Produced with soft downtop cushions to give many hours of comfortable sitting over an entire evening. The GE 290 is also available with cushions formed in solid foam for use in commercial environments such as reception or conference areas.