20th Century Swedish Orrefors Table Lamp - Smoked Desk Light by Carl Fagerlund
A half round, vintage Mid-Century modern Swedish table lamp with a new white oval shade, made of hand blown Orrefors glass, the beam is enhanced with a chrome ring, featuring a one light socket in good condition. The white undercoat Scandinavian desk light was designed by Carl Fagerlund and produced, signed by Orrefors. RD 1566 labeled. The wires have been renewed. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1940 - 1950, Sweden, Scandinavia.
Base: 4" W x 2.5" D
Shade: 7" H x 8" W x 4.5" D
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Carl Fagerlund was a Swedish designer born in 1915 Kalmar, Sweden and passed in 2011. He studied and trained in Stockholm and later went to work for Swedish glassworks company, Orrefors. He designed dazzling lighting and lamps. Today, Fagerlund’s work continues to be highly inquired.
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.
Material: Glass, Metal
Details: Chrome, Orrefors Glass
Dimensions: 14.75" H