Skip to main content
  • Want more images or videos?
    Request additional images or videos from the seller
1 of 6

Hans Wegner Pair of Floating Nightstands in Teak with Glass for Getama, 1960s

US$3,700per set


A pair of floating night stands or shelves in teak, each with a single drawer, open storage compartment beneath and a smoked glass top surface, designed by Hans Wegner for Getama. These may be mounted either to the wall or to the sides of your headboard (hardware required). Branded to reverse of back panels with original importer's label as well. Classically subdued Scandinavian design that comes from a collector's estate. Measure: Height from bottom to the glass surface: 8.25 inches.


  • Creator
    Hans J. Wegner (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 19.75 in. (50.17 cm)Width: 15.5 in. (39.37 cm)Depth: 13 in. (33.02 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Style
    Scandinavian Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1965
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Very good original condition with expected signs of wear/age and a lovely, rich patina throughout. Very clean. Glass is new.
  • Seller Location
    Brooklyn, NY
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU88267464743

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity. We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Brooklyn, NY
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

1stDibs Buyer Protection Guaranteed
If your item arrives not as described, we’ll work with you and the seller to make it right. Learn more

About the Designer

Hans J. Wegner

Best known for his chairs and seating pieces — though a master of many furniture types like sofas and tables — Hans Wegner was a prolific designer whose elegant, often ebullient, forms and devotion to the finest methods in joinery made "Danish Modern" a popular byword for stylish, well-made furniture in the mid-20th century. Wegner considered himself a carpenter first and a furniture designer second. Like his peers Arne Jacobsen and Finn Juhl, Wegner believed that striking aesthetics in furniture were based on a foundation of practicality: a chair must be comfortable and sturdy before it is chic. In keeping with that tenet, several of Wegner’s best chair designs, seen in dealer listings below, have their roots in traditional seating forms. The Peacock chair (designed in 1947) is a throne-like adaptation of the Windsor chair; pieces from the China chair series (begun in 1944) as well as the 1949 Wishbone chair, with its distinctive Y-shaped back splat, are derived from 17th-century Ming seating pieces, as is the upholstered Ox chair (1960). Wegner’s comfy Papa Bear chair (1951) is an almost surreally re-scaled English wingback chair. Wegner’s most representative piece, the Round chair (1949), gained a footnote in political history when it was used on the TV stage of the first Kennedy-Nixon debate of 1960. That chair, along with Wegner’s more bravura designs, for example the 1963 Shell chair, with its curved surfboard-shaped seat, bring a quietly sculptural presence to a room. Wegner was a designer who revered his primary material — wood — and it shows. His wood gathers patina and character with age; every Hans Wegner piece testifies to the life it has led.
About the Seller
5 / 5
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Vetted Seller
These experienced sellers undergo a comprehensive evaluation by our team of in-house experts.
Established in 2009
1stDibs seller since 2009
76 sales on 1stDibs
Typical response time: 1 hour
More From This Seller

You May Also Like

Hans J. Wegner Floating Teak Queen Headboard by GETAMA, Denmark
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Cincinnati, OH
A wall mounted teak wood queen sized headboard with finished edges and a simple profile, branded to the back manufactured by GETAMA Gedsted Denmark Designed by Hans Wegner . There is...

Mid-20th Century Danish Mid-Century Modern Beds and Bed Frames



Danish Midcentury Teak double bed with Cane headboard by Hans Wegner for Getama
By Hans J. Wegner, GETAMA
Located in Berlin, DE
Elegantely shaped double bed model GE 701 designed by Hans Wegner in the 1960s and produced by Getama. The headboard is made of woven cane and has floating side tables with black gla...

Mid-20th Century Danish Mid-Century Modern Beds and Bed Frames


Cane, Teak

Floating Danish Rosewood Nightstands or Shelves
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Floating Danish rosewood nightstands or shelves stunning old growth rosewood. Nightstands or shelves with a simple streamline design.

Vintage 1960s Danish Scandinavian Modern Shelves



Silvio Cavatorta Floating Nightstands, Italy, circa 1955
By Silvio Cavatorta
Located in London, GB
Midcentury bedside cabinets or wall shelves in walnut. Brass, glass and walnut.

Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Night Stands



Danish Modern Floating Bedside Table in Teak, 1960s
Located in Esbjerg, DK
A floating/wall-mounted Danish bedside table with caved shelf. Composed of teak. Strict Scandinavian lines and design. Anonymous designer/manufacturer circa 1965 in a style reminisce...

Vintage 1960s Danish Scandinavian Modern Night Stands



Danish Modern Wall Mount Headboard by Wegner for GETAMA
By Hans J. Wegner, GETAMA
Located in New York, NY
Rare and unusual wall mount headboard designed by Hans Wegner for GETAMA. Large headboard will accommodate up to a California King Size mattress, total W 110.75 x interior W 89.50in....

Mid-20th Century Danish Scandinavian Modern Beds and Bed Frames


Glass, Teak

Pair of Teak Nightstands by Louis Van Teeffelen for Wébé, 1960s
By WéBé, Louis Van Teeffelen
Located in Schagen, NL
These wonderful Dutch design cabinets were designed by Louis van Teefelen for WeBe circa 1960s. One piece features two drawers and the other a drop down drawer. Both pieces remain in...

Vintage 1960s Dutch Mid-Century Modern Commodes and Chests of Drawers



Pair of Wall-Mounted Nightstands in Bamboo, 1960s
Located in Lejre, DK
Pair of wall-mounted nightstand in bamboo, designed and made in Denmark 1960s. Great original condition.

Vintage 1960s Danish Scandinavian Modern Night Stands



The 1stDibs Promise

Learn More

Expertly Vetted Sellers

Confidence at Checkout

Price-Match Guarantee

Exceptional Support

Buyer Protection

Insured Global Delivery