The back and the armrest play a central role in the Shanghai chair’s construction, giving it an iconic shape and firm support. The beauty of the ash wood is an integral part of this chair’s expression, creating a piece of furniture from a simple structure and minimal detailing, uniting Asian and Scandinavian furniture design.

Made to order

The Shanghai Chair features a steam bent solid ash wood frame and a seat of hand woven paper cord or upholstery.

Explore Shanghai

NORR11's entire range of wooden furniture is produced with water-based lacquer. 

A modern interpretation of the ancient Chinese Horsehoe Chair.