20th Century Black Italian Steel, Frosted Opaline Glass Floor Lamp by Stilnovo
A vintage Mid-Century modern Italian floor lamp made of hand crafted metal and brass, designed and produced by Stilnovo, in good condition. The floor lamp is composed with five round perforate chrome, frosted opaline glass shades, supported by a lacquered brass and black metal stem with the original foot switch, each of them is featuring a one light socket, standing on a round white marble base. The wires have been renewed. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1950 - 1960, Milan, Italy.
Base: 1.25" H x 8" diameter
Shades: 5" diameter
Stilnovo was an Italian lighting and design company founded in 1946 in Milan by the well-known Italian designer Bruno Gatta. During the Mid-Century Modern era the Stilnovo brand was one of the most pioneered lighting design companies in Italy, also known as the Stilnovo Period. Well-known artists have worked and designed for Stilnovo, such as the Italian architect and designer Pier Giacomo Castiglioni and Joe Cesare Colombo, etc. To this day, the Stilnovo brand is still a benchmark in the Italian lighting history.
Material: Glass, Marble, Metal
Details: Frosted Opaline Glass, Lacquered Brass, Chrome
Country of Origin: Italy
Dimensions: 65.75" H