20th Century Small Swedish Brass Floor Lamp by Hans-Agne Jakobsson
A small, vintage Mid-Century modern Swedish floor lamp with a white shade, made of hand crafted brass, featuring a one light socket, in good condition. Model G110. Designed by Hans-Agne Jakobsson and produced by Hans-Agne Jakobsson AB. The wires have been renewed. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1950 - 1960, Sweden, Scandinavia.
Base: 1” H x 9” diameter
Shade: 13” H x 18” diameter
Hans Agne Jakobsson was a Swedish designer born in 1919 Havdhem, Gotland, Sweden and passed away in 2009. Jakobsson finished his apprenticeship as a carpenter and after he went to Gothenburg, Sweden to study architecture. When Jakobsson finished his studies, he started working as an industrial designer for General Motors. Later on, he began working as an assistant for the Swedish designer Carl Malmsten and Werner West. In 1951, Jakobsson founded Hans-Agne Jakobsson AB in Markaryd, Sweden. Like Poul Henningsen, the Danish designer, Jakobsson is best known for his dimmed, soft lighting.
Country of Origin: Sweden
Dimensions: 55.50" H