20th Century White Italian Pair of Brass Wall Appliques, Sconces by Stilnovo
A vintage Mid-Century modern Italian pair of wall appliques, sconces made of hand crafted brass with an adjustable arm and white metal shade, each lamp is featuring a one light socket. Produced by Stilnovo in good condition. The wires have been renewed. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1955, Milan, Italy.
Base 1.25" H x 4.5” diameter
Shade: 3.25" H x 7.5” 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.
Country of Origin: Italy
Dimensions: 20" H