FDB Møbler’s J80 chair, designed by Jørgen Bækmark, is an attractive wooden spindle back chair from the 1950s. Featuring an angular frame with a distinctive, rounded back, this solid oak chair is one of the icons of mid-century Danish design. A paper yarn seat complements the natural look of the chair, and its functional form serves many different styles and spaces. The J80 chair shares a similar appearance and materials with other chairs, benches and stools of the J80 collection.

FDB Møbler

J80 chair, lacquered oak


In stock on 9 Sep, 2021Verified


Oak, light brown
50 cm
50 cm
80 cm
Seat depth
37,5 cm
Seat height
44,5 cm
Natural lacquered oak, paper twine
5 years

Jørgen Bækmark

Jørgen Bækmark is a Danish cabinetmaker and designer who worked as head of the FDB design studio between 1958–1967. Born 1929, Bækmark first studied to become a cabinetmaker, after which he studied at Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts to become a furniture designer. According to his design philosophy, furniture must fit people, not vice versa.

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