20th Century Italian Adjustable Reading Walnut Wall Lamp by Stilnovo
A very rare vintage Mid-Century modern Italian extendible reading wall lamp made of hand carved Walnut, metal and brass, produced by Stilnovo in good condition. The light yellow lacquered aluminum shade is supported by a brass arm, ideally for reading. Featuring a one light socket. The wires have been renewed. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1950, Milan, Italy.
Total depth: 36" D - 56" D
Base: 17.5" H x 4.5" W x 0.75" D
Shade: 3" H x 18" 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: Wood, Metal
Details: Aluminum, Brass, Walnut
Country of Origin: Italy
Dimensions: 16" H Weight: 50 lbs