Niels Otto Møller

Danish, 1920 - 1982
Born in Århus in 1920, the work of Danish designer Niels Otto Møller earned a reputation for consistent excellence in quality and workmanship. Møller's dedication to his craft stemmed from his cabinetmaking apprenticeship, completed in 1939, which was followed by further study at the Århus School of Design.
In 1944, Møller founded his own furniture production company, JL Møllers Møbelfabrik, in a tiny workshop in the center of his hometown. While overseeing traditional furniture production in his factory, Møller continued to design. The No. 1 Chair (1946) was the first result. For the rest of his life, Møller's furniture designs would be produced by his own company.
Møller's chairs, such as the sculptural No. 55 and No. 71 (both 1951), strongly represent, through the choice of materials and the soft curves, the Scandinavian postwar vision of practical yet well-made design.
By 1952, as the company grew, JL Møllers Møbelfabrik began to export to Germany and the United States. In order to keep up with demand, Møller expanded his production facilities. In 1961, he purchased a large plot of land in Højbjerg, a city close to his hometown. There, Møller continued to design dining chairs and armchairs in sculpted, organic forms in teak, oak, and walnut—exemplars of the postwar Danish modern style.
In 1981, JL Møllers Møbelfabrik was awarded the Dansk MøbelIndustri's Furniture Prize, with special mention for its "ability to combine the best craft traditions with modern furniture manufacture. Niels Otto Møller designed and produced a formidable number of chairs and his brand became synonymous the world over with good Danish design. This reputation was bequeathed to his children following his death in 1982. His sons, Jorgen Henrik Møller and Jens Ole Møller, carried on the company, and it remains in the family name to this day.
Source: https://www.pamono.com/designers/niels-o-moller
Niels Moller Chairs
Niels Otto Møller Scandinavian Modern Dining... H 28.35 in W 76.77 in D 38.58 in Request Price
Niels Otto Møller NIELS O. MØLLER ARMCHAIR... H 31.5 in W 21.26 in D 20.08 in Request Price
Niels Otto Møller Scandinavian Modern... H 18 in W 59 in D 16 in $ 5,600
Niels Otto Møller Dining Table H 28.35 in W 59.06 in D 39.37 in Request Price
Niels Otto Møller Møller “Model 83” Dining... H 31.5 in W 18.9 in D 18.9 in $ 1,930
Niels Otto Møller Niels Møller 'Model 65... H 34.25 in W 23.62 in D 19.69 in $ 1,852
Niels Otto Møller Niels Otto Moller Set Of... H 31 in W 18 in D 16 in
Niels Otto Møller Set of Ten Rosewood Niels O... H 30 in W 19 in D 19 in
Niels Otto Møller Mid Century Gudme... H 31 in W 19 in $ 6,250
Niels Otto Møller Set of Six Teak Armchairs... H 31 in W 22 in D 21 in $ 9,600
Niels Otto Møller Teak Dining Table with... H 28 in W 70 in D 40 in $ 4,800
Niels Otto Møller Danish Modern Teak Credenza... H 31 in W 82 in D 19 in $ 4,395
Niels Otto Møller Niels O. Møller dining... H 32 in W 19 in D 19 in
Niels Otto Møller Six JL Moller Model 62, 78... H 31 in W 19 in D 19 in $ 11,500
Niels Otto Møller Set of For Niels O. Moller... H 30.31 in W 22.83 in D 18.9 in $ 5,950
Niels Otto Møller NIELS O. MØLLER SIDEBOARD H 31.5 in W 82.68 in D 18.9 in Request Price
Niels Otto Møller Niels O. Møller armchairs... H 31.5 in W 21.26 in D 20.08 in
Niels Otto Møller Niels O. Møller armchairs... H 31.5 in W 21.26 in D 20.08 in Request Price
Niels Otto Møller Set of 10 Dining Chairs in... H 31 in W 19 in $ 14,500
Niels Otto Møller Niels O. Møller Armchairs... H 29.92 in W 22.83 in D 19.69 in
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