20th Century Italian Alberello Chrome, Opaline Glass Floor Light by Stilnovo
A vintage Mid-Century modern Italian Alberello floor lamp made of hand crafted chrome, designed and produced by Stilnovo, in good condition. The floor lamp is composed with six round frosted opaline glass shades, halted by a short perforate chrome arm, supported by a white painted metal stem with the original foot switch, each of them is featuring a single light socket, standing on a round cream marble base. The wires have been renewed. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1950 - 1960, Milan, Italy.
Base: 12" diameter
Shades: 4.5" 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, Painted Metal, Chrome
Country of Origin: Italy
Dimensions: 68.25" H