Falcon First High by Sigurd Resell

High back easy chair

model: Falcon
designer: Sigurd Resell
producer: LK-Hjelle
period: 1971
country: Norway

width: cm. 77
depth: cm. 79
height: cm. 101

The story started in 1971 when Sigurd Resell designed the chair, drawing great inspiration from the hammock. The chair’s hanging construction provides a nice movement and a unique seating comfort. Falcon First is the classic and original Falcon chair, recognized by its buttons.

Sigurd Resell had a solid carpentry education with him before he studied at the Norwegian National Academy of Craft and Art Industry (1943–1947). He designed some of the post-war most shapely furniture and is known for his steel furniture. In 1970, the Industry Council invited to the furniture competition «A piece of furniture». Sigurd Resell received second prize for the Blankvals armchair. The chair, which was later named Falcon, which has become one of the most known Norwegian furniture icons.


This model is displayed in our shop.

Order item (4-6 weeks delivery).

Shipping Class: flat packed. Can be sent by postal service / DHL.




Frame available in:

Black canvas / black frame. Canvas in black with black leather detail. Black metal frame.

Black canvas / polished steel frame. Canvas in black with black leather detail. Polished steel frame.

Nature canvas / polished steel frame. Canvas in nature with beige leather detail. Polished steel frame.

Cushions available in:




Low chair and ottoman editions available. For info and prices contact us.

For any information, more fabric and leather options, visit or contact our shop in Oslo.

Additional information

Weight 12 kg
Dimensions 90 × 75 × 21 cm



Canvas & Frame variations

Black canvas / black frame, Black canvas / polished steel frame, Nature canvas / polished steel frame

Cushions colour

Hallingdal 65 wool fabric gr. 1-3, Nevotex Vintage Anilin Hud gr. 6, Hemsen Anilin Hud gr. 7


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