Archivio Storico Fontana Arte Aluminum Pear Tree Blown Glass Floor Lamp Italy
A pure and elegant modernist floor lamp designed by Archivio Storico for Fontana Arte. The 2198 Model from Fontana Arte is a classic Floor Lamp. The diffuser is in satin white blown glass. The stem is finished in a golden pear-tree wood, while the base is in satin aluminum.
Designed by Archivio Storico, 1954 in Italy.
The lamp holds four 60 watts candelabra base bulbs and one regular 100 watts or LED bulb.
Rewired and UL Listed for use in the United States comes with black power cable, dimmer and plug.
Ready for a new Home.
Fontana Arte was founded in 1932 by the architect Gio Ponti. In the early years Fontana Arte was known for its advanced glass making and stained-glass applications. Gio Ponti designed the first glass lighting and interior applications in collaboration with Pietro Chiesa. Today the Fontana Arte collection includes design by Max Ingrand, David Chipperfield, Vico Magistretti, Franco Raggi. Foster & Parnters, Charles Williams. The Fontana Arte Lighting collection includes such classics like Falena, Flute, A Max, Duplex, Sillaba, Fontana, Lampara, and Model 2198.
Model 2198 is Made in Italy.
Blown Glass Shade measures: Top Diameter 12.5 inches.
Bottom Diameter 18.38 inches. Height 17.5 inches.
Base measures 13 inches Diameter.
18.38ʺW × 18.38ʺD × 70ʺL
Italian / Mid-Century Modern / Modern
Late 20th Century
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN:
Vintage, Antique or Pre-owned
Aluminum / Blown Glass / Fruitwood / Plastic
Good Condition, Original Condition Unaltered, Some Imperfections
Goldenrod / Silver / Antique White
Up to 120V (US Standard) Corded Type A
In good vintage condition with some scratches, marks and scuffs to the Satin Aluminum Base. Documented in the pictures.
The vendor has confirmed this piece is in working order.