20th Century Italian White Brass Desk Lamp by Stilnovo
A vintage Mid-Century modern Italian table lamp or desk lamp made of brass and white lacquered metal, enhanced with two uniquely designed lampshades, featuring a one light socket. Produced by Stilnovo in good condition. Both lampshades are adjustable, the smaller one reflects the light throw the round white lampshade which creates an astonishing lighting display. The wires have been renewed. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1950 - 1960, Milan, Italy.
Small shade 5.5” H x 3.5” diameter
Round shade: 2” H x 12” 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: 17" H x 6" W x 11" D