20th Century Dark-Blue Swedish Sculptural Table Lamp - Desk Light by Orrefors
A dark-blue, vintage Mid-Century modern Swedish table lamp made of hand blown smoked Murano glass, the beam is enhanced with a polished brass ring, in good condition. The sculptural Scandinavian desk light was produced by Orrefors, composed with a new white shade, featuring a one light socket. Manufacturer label at the beam. Minor scratches on the base, due to age. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1940 - 1950, Sweden, Scandinavia.
Base: 5" W x 3.5" D
Shade: 8.5" H x 12.5" diameter
Kosta Glasbruk, later known as Kosta Boda was a Swedish glasswork founded by two officers, Anders and Georg Bogislaus Stael von Holstein, in 1792. At the beginning they produced window glasses, chandeliers and drinking glasses. Since 1898, art and crystal glass has been produced under the brand of Orrefors. In 1950, the Swedish designer Vicke Lindstrand joined Kosta Glasbruck as an artistic director.
Details: Clear Orrefors Glass, Polished Brass, Smoked Orrefors Glass
Country of Origin: Sweden
Dimensions: 16.75" H