Living Room, Chair, and Carpet Floor Produced by world-renowned Danish furniture make Johannes Hansen in the late 1950s, Hans Wegner’s sculptural Valet Chair’s compact size made it popular for post-war families who lived in smaller spaces. And, it’s quality and inexpensive price tag allowed middle-class families to furnish their homes with the chair.  Photo 4 of 15 in A Midcentury Time Capsule Captures an Architect's Love For Iconic Design