20th Century Italian Round Polished Brass, Opaline Glass Pendant by Stilnovo
A vintage Mid-Century modern Italian chandelier, pendant made of hand crafted lacquered metal and brass, produced by Stilnovo in good condition. The round ceiling light is composed of six frosted opaline glass shades supported by slightly curved brass arms. Each of shade contains a single light socket. The wires have been renewed. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1940 - 1950, Milan, Italy.
Light fixture: 17" H x 24" diameter
Shade: 9" H x 6" 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, Metal
Details: Frosted Opaline Glass, Polished Brass
Country of Origin: Italy
Dimensions: 45" H