Mid-century Arne Hovmand-Olsen Teak and Rush Dining Chairs c.1960
Price is for the pair.
Simple and elegant mid-century teak dining chairs with paper cord woven seats. Both re-caned in 2014.
CREATOR Arne Hovmand-Olsen for Mogens Kold, Denmark.
DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1960.
MATERIALS & TECHNIQUES Teak, Paper Cord.
CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use.
DIMENSIONS H 31 in. x W 19.5 in. x D 20 in. Seat Height 17 in.
HISTORYMøller furniture is made by a company founded in 1944 by Niels Otto Møller, a craftsman who “never compromised on anything,” says his son. Even today the company uses old craft traditions like handwoven seats, which on the Model 71 Chair (1951) are made from a single 425-foot-long cord.