AT COPENHAGEN'S ICONIC SAS Royal Hotel (or the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel as it's now known) room 606 has been famously preserved exactly how designer Arne Jacobsen intended it to be when it opened in July 1960. The most famous by-products of the Danish modernist's hotel design, the Egg and the Swan chairs, went on to become two of the most celebrated (and copied) chairs in modern history.
Another of Jacobsen's chair designs the Drop chair, was also created exclusively for the hotel and was originally found in the cocktail bar and in every room. Unlike the Swan and the Egg chairs it was never put into commercial production.
This year the Dro[...]