20th Century Italian Stilnovo Lacquered Brass Floor Lamp by Bruno Gatta
A unique vintage Mid-Century modern Italian floor lamp made of lacquered brass, standing on a round white marble base. The opal glass shades are halted by three spiral arms, each shade is featuring a one light socket, in good condition. Designed by Bruno Gatta and produced by Stilnovo. The wires have been renewed. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1950, Milan, Italy.
Base: 1” H x 10” diameter
Shade: 7" H x 5" diameter
Bruno Gatta was an Italian designer born in Milan, Italy and passed away in Italy. He founded in 1946 in Lainate, Milan, Italy the Stilnovo lighting company, brand. Gatta’s personal life and professional training remain lost in history.
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: Lacquered Brass, Opal Glass
Country of Origin: Italy
Dimensions: 72" H Weight: 60 lbs