Great Machine Age Tiered Table Lamp with Crystalline Finish
Streamline Design in the Manner of KEM Weber
Stunning Machine Age Tiered Table Lamp with Crystalline Finish. The design of this lamp is simplistically perfect, almost abstract, and has no extraneous details. It is fabulous Modernist design consisting of 4 tubular steel tiers, repetitive cones are increasingly larger going up to the the top structure holding the light socket and shade. Once lit the lamp's light source shines up through the top of a conical shade that also delicately illuminates back onto the tiered shapes of the base highlighting the crystalline finish. This conical shade + tiered base of this table lamp is reminiscent of a KEM Weber design. The lamp is in excellent vintage condition with some minor signs of age to crystalline painted surfaces, has been rewired with an in-line on/off switch and is ready to use. Stately heavy lamp measure approximately: 22" high - Shade measures 15.25" in diameter
Great Pair Walter Von Nessen Spun Aluminum Art Deco Floor Lamps
A true classic example of fine American Deco lighting
American Art Deco Walter Von Nessen (1889-1943) designed spun aluminum floor lamps for Nessen Studios. The lamps have round spun aluminum bases with an offset vertical spun aluminum shaft and brushed steel elbow leading up to a beautiful tapered linen shade. Great Deco lines highlight these lamps making them a true classic example of fine American lighting. The lamps are in excellent vintage condition, have been rewired and are ready to use. The large linen tapered shades have been newly redone like the originals and feature the original metal screen diffusers on top. Lamps measure approximately: 53" high and 54" high respectively$2,600.00
Splendid Pair of Iron Sea-Wyvern Antique Lamps - Monumental
Antique Hand-forged Iron Lamps with Wonderful Detail
Impressive statuesque antique hand-forged Sea-Wyvern iron pair of lamps. These medieval antique lamps were originally mounted on an entrance-way façade + originally held fire burning torches in their claws. This great pair of antique hand-made wrought iron lamps have wonderful detail + masterful craftsmanship. The hand-made craftsmanship is evident as each lamp has slightly different unique detailing. These lamps make a statement when displayed and used. The wyvern is a legendary winged creature with a dragon's head, two legs, reptilian body, + a barbed tail, which may be said to breathe fire. These are the sea-dwelling variants, termed the sea-wyvern, which has a fish tail in place of a barbed dragon's tail. These beautiful heavy lamps are in great condition + sit on rustic black painted wood bases. They have been re-wired and are currently working. Shades are replacements in a cream burlap material with applied black linen edges. The manner in which these torches were converted to lamps in no way altered the original sea-wyvern sculptures/torches. Lamps each measure approximately: 40" to the top of shade + black wood base measures 12" by 14".
Vintage Gae Aulenti Pipistrello Telescopic Lamp Martinelli Luce
Gae Aulenti Pipistrello Lamp Design Icon - Original Vintage
This original early Pipistrello lamp was designed by the multi-talented Italian designer Gae Aulenti starting in 1966 for Martinelli Luce, Italy. This lamp has become one of the classic icons of 20th Century Design. Lamp has the original white painted base, stainless steel telescope, white opal plastic "Bat" diffuser + floor switch. The height can be adjusted by it's telescopic stem (height can be set anywhere from 26" to 34") and can be used as either a table or floor lamp. The name Pipistrello is the Italian word for "bat" which can bee seen in the the shape of this lamps shade. This lamp is featured in the permanent collections of the Centre Pompidou (Paris), MoMa (New York), The Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York), Museum des Arts Decorative (Montreal). Lamp is also featured in numerous design books. The condition of the lamp is great with only small signs of age and careful use. Lamp retains the original "Martinelli Luce" paper label on the base, the original rubber bottom stamped: Model 620 PIPISTRELLO MARTINELLI LUCE DESIGN GAE AULENTI + foot switch with cord. Uses 4-E14 25W bulbs which come with the lamp.$1,850.00
Steuben Art Deco Glass Gazelle Lamp on Bakelite Base
Rare + Beautiful Steuben Art Deco Lamp with Black Catalin Base
Art Deco Steuben glass Gazelle Lamp mounted on a black Catalin / Bakelite base with dangling crystal spheres made in conjunction with lamp manufacturer Lightolier during the 1930's. The beautifully molded glass gazelle sculpture is illuminated from within the Bakelite base with a single bulb giving off a soft glow. Steuben founder Frederick Carder and sculptor Sidney Waugh are credited for the designing the beautiful leaping gazelle - shape 7399 in the Steuben catalog. This lamp is wonderful when lit as the soft glow of light flows through the glass gazelle accentuating all detail in the animals body and reflecting up to the crystal spheres perched from the abstract brass tree. Engraved "Steuben" on the base of gazelle. Lamp has been rewired and is in working condition. Glass gazelle has minor flat nicks beneath the base where it fits into base, not noticeable unless sculpture is removed from base. Jet black Bakelite base has been cosmetically repaired/restored due to a heat damage, it is impossible to see the repair and in no way detracts from the beautify and rarity of this lamp.Gazelle measures approximately: 8" high by 6.5" long by 2.5" deep - brass tree brings the total height of the lamp to 13"
Machine Age Bakelite + Aluminum Table Lamp
Great layered Black Bakelite and Aluminum Lamp
The lamp is in excellent condition, has been rewired and ready to use. The linen shade has been newly redone. Lamp retains the original stepped final. Lamp measure approximately: 30" high to top of finial
Rare Nessen Studio Enamled Lamp by Walter Von Nessen
Vibrant Enamel work is Exquisite on this Nessen Studio, NY Lamp
Outstanding Enameled table lamp for Nessen Studio, NY the company founded by Walter Von Nessen in the 1930's. The vibrant enamel work with tones of green + blue is exquisite and in perfect condition. Lamp is marked "Nessen Studio, NY" on the base. The lamp sits on three ball feet of silver metal which perfectly compliment the top half of the lamp and finial. This American table lamp would be a beautiful addition to any decor. The lamp is in excellent vintage condition with some minor wear to painted silver surfaces, has been rewired and ready to use. The linen shade has been newly redone. Lamp retains the original finial and double Leviton sockets with pull chains. Lamp measure approximately: 26" high
French Art Deco JUMO "Bolide" Black Bakelite Table Lamp
Iconic 1945 Articulated Jumo Lamp Attributed to Gustave Miklos
An Icon of Post War Streamline design - the Jumo "Bolide" is an articulated Bakelite lamp conceptually daring and modern. A beautiful example of this most sought after object, the deep black Bakelite is in gleaming flawless condition without a blemish or scratch to be seen anywhere. Copper and chrome plated arm is in perfect condition with just the lightest of tarnishing and wear, the swivel joints remain nice and tight with a firm but smooth action so you can position the lamp exactly where you want it. Has the original blue colored Bakelite switch inside the base of the lamp that switches the lamp on automatically as the lamp is opened. Molded on the bottom of base is JUMO BREVETE - MADE IN FRANCE. Lamp measures approximately: 5" high when closed(20.5" when fully extended) by 7.5" wide by 11" long.
Art Deco Walter Von Nessen Black + Chrome Pagoda Lamp for Herman Miller
Beautiful Original Herman Miller Desk Lamp
Beautiful and Rare Art Deco "Pagoda" Lamp by Walter Von Nessen for Herman Miller. Gloosy black enamel with chrome accents on shade + base and Von Nessen's signature glass finial. Lamp is in untouched original condition with a few minor paint scuffs consistent with age and careful use. Lamp has been re-wired and works. Measures: 9" tall and shade is 6" in diameter.