Siesta Classic Chair | Hjelle Norway

Designed in 1965 by Ingmar Relling, the Siesta chair played an important part of the Norwegian furniture industry’s growth and international success during the Midcentury. Today the Siesta Classic stands out as an internationally recognised Norwegian icon.

The soft cushions make the Siesta Classic the quintessential easy chair yet the light frame gives the form a sense of lightness. Together, the cushions and the subtly flexible frame ensure a very high level of seating comfort making the Siesta Classic ideal for relaxation and the perfect spot for a classic siesta. The range includes a high back and low back chair with or without arms and a footstool.

Dimensions: High back W 62 cm x D 85 cm x H 103 cm. Seat height 45 cm | Low back W 62 cm x D 80 cm x H 85 cm. Seat height 45 cm | Footstool W 51 cm x D 61 cm x H 45 cm

Frame: Lacquered oak / Natural canvas | Black stained oak / Black canvas

Upholstery: Fabric or leather

Models: Siesta Classic High back SIE 300 without armrests | High back SIE 301 with armrests | Low back SIE 302 without armrests | Low back SIE 303 with armrests | Footstool SIE 304 

Designer: Ingmar Relling

Year of design: 1965

Maker: Hjelle

Country of origin: Norway

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Price: POA