All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Lighting : Sconces : Pre 1980 item #1243894 (stock #ha-791)
Included here is a matching pair of wall sconces crafted from steel, with panes of frosted glass. Each is wired and ready for use. They carry the impressed initials in script, fr, and we believe they may have been designed by Franco Raggi (Italian, 1945- ). Raggi is an award winning architecture and designer who has worked for many leading design firms worldwide, including Artemide, Poltronova, and Fontana Arte. Additional images forwarded upon request.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Lighting : Ceiling Fixtures : Pre 1980 item #1239626 (stock #ha-1179)
This magnificent contemporary chandelier features a circular gilt metal frame with hoops decorated with crystal beads and faceted, square shaped crystal chain across the waist, and a white frosted glass coupe with finial. Wired and ready for installation. Measures 28" across and 16" tall.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Lighting : Ceiling Fixtures : Pre 1980 item #1239497 (stock #ha-1505)
This pair of vintage nickel-plated chandelier are wired and ready for installation. Measures: 30" tall and 24" wide.
This pair of gilt bronze candelabra feature five candle arms decorated with acanthus leaves, set upon eagles perched upon spheres raised on pedestals with clear glass. Each measures 29" tall. They date from the mid to late twentieth century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Lighting : Sconces : Pre 1950 item #1080502 (stock #ha-1016)
This pair of sconces feature polished and lacquered brass frames and green tinted glass, similar to the 1930s and 1940s designs of Pietro Chiesa for Fontana Arte of Italy. They are unmarked and the manufacturer and designer are unknown. Dimensions: 28" H X 14.5" W X 6.5" D (71.1 X 36.8 X 16.5 cm).
This lamp by the Aronson Art Metal Works, dated 1923, depicts a lovely female within Egyptian sarcophagus. Measures 11" (to top of socket) by 3.5 by 4.5". Has a modern brass socket and partial wiring, in need of cord and plug. There is obvious wear to the cold-painted decorations.
This lighted pedestal with built-in magazine rack has been attributed to Neal Small for Kovacs, circa 1970. Condition is excellent, with no deep scratches or pitting. It has two sockets and original cord with on/off floor switch. It also has its original frosted glass top with no damages. Measures 34.5 by 12 by 12 in. Additional images forwarded upon request.
This lamp by Curtis Jere dates from circa 1977 and features a chromium-plated cylindrical base, with hole in the center which sprays light upward into a forest of metal stems. The design is reminiscent of the spray sculptures of Harry Bertoia. Condition is excellent. There is very little corrosion and no deep scratches. Only a remnant of the ink signature (the "C" in the copyright mark) remains on the top of the fixture. Measures 28.5 in tall and 10 in across (72.4 cm by 25.4 cm). za-
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Lighting : Sconces : Pre 1980 item #1053211 (stock #za-387)
PRINT E-MAIL DEALER E-MAIL DEALER'S INVENTORY ADD TO MY FOLDERS DEALER BIO PRICE $2,900.00 DESCRIPTION This pair of sconces, attributed to Venini by Rago Modern Auctions, have a cylindrical shape and are crafted from mottled sommerso glass with a textured surface, and metal frames with brushed surface. Condition of each is excellent, with no chips or visible cracks. Each has an on/off pull chain and each is believed to be in working condition...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Lighting : Torchiere : Pre 1970 item #1032703 (stock #za-165)
This vintage aluminum lamp from the 1960s or 1970s features three spun aluminum cylinders, the widest of which measures 5 inches across. Designer and manufacturer are unknown. Possibly by George Kovacs or Robert Sonneman. Each has its original socket. The socket in the largest tube rests at the bottom, while the sockets in the smaller tubes are fixed toward the top. Condition is very good. There are a few dings and light scratches, consistent with age...
This rare and important design by Gianni Colombo (Italian, 1937-1992) is known as the Gea lamp and was produced in Italy by Arredoluce, circa 1970. Measures approximately 5.5 in (14 cm) in height, width and depth. It accepts a 25 watt bulb and features a sliding window to direct light from front to rear. It has its original cord and plug for the Italian electrical standard, but may be used in the U.S. with a plug adapter as shown in our images...
This innovative and influential "BT2" lamp was designed by Gruppo Arditi with Gianni Gamberini and produced in Italy by Sormani in 1971. It is crafted from wood block covered in steel sheet, and wire ending with clear plastic cylinders with magnetic ends and containing small bulbs. When the cylinders rest on the metal plate the electrical circuit is completed, causing the bulbs to light and the plastic housing to glow warmly...
This fantastic mid-century brass floor lamp, attributed to Arredoluce, has its original polished and lacquered finish, and is in excellent overall condition. Shades measure roughly 14" long and have their original red, green and yellow painted finishes. Arms swing up and down and the shades may also be adjusted up and down. There are some scratches and small areas of paint loss, consistent with age. With upper arm in highest position the lamp measures 81.5" (207 cm) tall...
This is the widely admired Nemea lamp, designed by Vico Magistretti and produced in Italy by Artemide for the U.S. market in 1979. It features a white lacquered base with pebbled texture, chrome-plated stem and white ceramic shade which conceals a halogen bulb. It is in good condition, with no dents or scratches, and only some scuffs noticeable along the edge of the base. Measures 14" tall and 14" across.
This table lamp by Neal Small for Neal Small Designs Inc. of New York City dates from circa 1965 and is in excellent condition. The floor lamp version of this model is in the permanent collection at the Museum of Modern Art ( MOMA ) in New York. Measures 11.5" tall (29.2 cm).
This modern lamp, after the "Nun" lamp by Pierre Chareau from the 1920s, dates from the late 20th Century and is in excellent condition. Like Chareau's famous designs, it features alabaster stone shades measuring 3/8" thick, and a wooden turned pedestal with dark brown stained finish. Wired for use in the U.S. Additional images gladly forwarded upon request.
This fabulous floor lamp by Reggiani of Italy dates from the early to mid 1960s, and features an upright stem which contracts and extends. With the stem fully extended, the lamp measures 72" tall and 40" across, and with the shade in the lowest position it measures 59" tall and 34" across. Shade measures 15.5" across. In the compact position the lamp takes up little floor space, and with it fully extended it may be used to drape over a center table or coffee table. Designer is unknown...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Lighting : Ceiling Fixtures : Pre 1980 item #991516 (stock #za-064)
This large atomic age, spherical hanging light fixture in the shape of a space satellite, is crafted from red plastic with metal (possibly aluminum) frame, and features 18 light sockets. It has its original white ceramic diffusers and dates from the 1960s or possibly the 1950s. It is wired and ready for installation. It has an on/off switch on the wiring and the sockets blink when switched on...