The shade of this lamp is made of thin painted metal strips that prevent glare by diffusing light evenly. The materials of these light make it very collectable and desirable - hand-riveted, white painted louvered steel shade, base and stand covered with black leather.
Has an Art Deco style that keeps its classic appearance. This floor lamp was designed and chosen for Villa Kokkonen, the house of the composer Joonas Kokkonen (Alvar Aalto 1967–1969).
Material: Steel Shade, Base and Stand covered in Leather. Top part of stand in Stainless Steel or Brass
Born in 1898 Aalto is one of the most important Finnish architect's of the 20th century who was a central figure in international modernism. His designs whether buildings or product are iconic and have influenced many designers since. During a long and prolific career, Aalto designed buildings for almost all key public institutions, as well as standardised housing and private homes. One of the co-founders of Artek, Aalto left a legacy with lasting resonance. His Artek 60 Stool is one of his most simple yet memorable designs.