Detail obsessed

When you do something for love, it shows. Our slightly mad affection for this cute little chair is expressed in an obsession for detail. The result is a quality of manufacture that realises Arne Jacobsen’s vision for the Tongue.


The Tongue chair won Interior Innovation Award 2014
The Tongue chair in leather
The Tongue chair in walnut veneer
The Tongue in fabric
Tongue chair by Arne Jacobsen

Materials & finishes

The Tongue chair, with its good looks and compact size, is a great fit for any home or office.

Choose between multiple finishes in veneer, leather and fabric, together with legs in chrome or powder-coated steel.

As standard the fabric is Divina MD in light pink, mint blue, ochre, and sand. The leather is Savanne leather and it comes in cognac, coffee, wine red, and of course in black.

The chrome is trivalent chrome3. In addition, the legs are also available in black and white powdercoated steel. 

Special requests

We’ll do just about anything for the Tongue, so contact us with specific requests in addition to our standard options.


Tongue chairs relaunched by HOWE

Looking better than ever




Tongue chair in veneer
Tongue chair in fabric
Tongue chair in leather
Tongue chair by Arne Jacobsen
Tongue chairs designed by Arne Jacobsen

Product details



The dimensions of this adorable Tongue chair by Arne Jacobsen are as follows:                 


Height of chair:                          790 mm                


Depth of chair:                           450 mm          


Width of chair:                           453 mm


Seating height:                          435 mm  



The pattern on the right side is designed by Arne Jacobsen and is today available as wallpaper. The pattern is called Trapez.                

Arne Jacobsen wallpaper