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Floor Lamp in Darkened Brass with LED
By Christopher Gentner
Located in Chicago, IL
Floor lamp in darkened brass with LED. Custom finishes available.
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2010s American Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Brass

Bauhaus Chromed Floor Lamp by Robert Slezak, 1930s, Bohemia
By Robert Slezák
Located in Prague 8, CZ
This Bauhaus floor lamp was designed by Robert Slezak in the 1930s for the famous company producing a tubular furniture "Slezakovy zavody". It features a chromium plated base, side t...
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Bauhaus Floor Lamps

Materials

Chrome

"G 20" Floor lamps by Hans-Agne Jakobsson, Sweden, 1950s
By Hans-Agne Jakobsson
Located in Hägersten, SE
Floor lamps model "G-20" designed by Hans Agne Jakobsson. Produced by his own company in Markaryd during the 1950s. Made from solid polished brass with black lacquered cast iron base...
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Vintage 1950s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Brass, Iron

Pair of monumental Akari Light Sculpture Model UF4-31N by Isamu Noguchi
By Isamu Noguchi, Ozeki & Co. Ltd. 1
Located in Glendale, CA
Pair of monumental Akari Light Sculpture Model UF4-31N by Isamu Noguchi. The shade is made from handmade washi paper and bamboo ribs with Noguchi manufacturer's stamp. Akari light sc...
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21st Century and Contemporary Japanese Anglo-Japanese Floor Lamps

Materials

Metal

Very Rare Exclusive Swedish Brass and Leather Floor Lamp by Örsjö Industri AB
By Örsjö Industri AB
Located in Drottningholm, SE
Very rare exclusive Swedish brass and leather floor lamp by Örsjö Industri AB. These lamps that we have been able to come over was exclusively made for the SAS Radison Hotel in Goth...
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Vintage 1980s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Brass

Midcentury Floor Lamp by Hans Agne Jacobsson, Made in Sweden
By AB Markaryd, Hans-Agne Jakobsson
Located in Lejre, DK
Floor light designed by Hans Agne Jacobsson and made for AB Markaryd. Great original condition.
Category

Vintage 1950s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Brass

Elegant Midcentury Floor Lamp in Brass by Lysberg Hansen , Danish Design
By Lysberg, Hansen & Therp
Located in Lejre, DK
Danish floor light in patinated brass, adjustable height. Designed and made for Lysberg Hansen & Terp in the 1940s-1950s. Original condition.
Category

Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Brass

Figural Carved Alabaster Table Lamp on a Column by Prof. G. Bessi
By G Bessi
Located in Antwerp, BE
Giuseppe Bessi (1857-1922, Italy) carved alabaster sculpture table lamp - floor lamp on a column. Signed on the back “Prof. G. Bessi”, has a single socket in the interior and is in g...
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Antique Early 19th Century Italian Hollywood Regency Floor Lamps

Materials

Alabaster

Colonial-Premier Floor Lamp
Located in Dallas, TX
Modern floor lamp from the colonial - premier lamp company from Chicago.    
Category

Vintage 1940s American Floor Lamps

Materials

Base Metal

  • Colonial-Premier Floor Lamp
  • Colonial-Premier Floor Lamp
  • Colonial-Premier Floor Lamp
  • Colonial-Premier Floor Lamp
H 53 in. Dm 10 in.
italian Floor Lamp After Stilnovo
By Stilnovo
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Floor lamp with tree milk glass shades
Category

Vintage 1950s Italian Floor Lamps

Materials

Brass, Iron

  • italian Floor Lamp After Stilnovo
  • italian Floor Lamp After Stilnovo
  • italian Floor Lamp After Stilnovo
  • italian Floor Lamp After Stilnovo
H 70 in. W 22 in. D 20 in.
Pair of Bronze Floor Lamps
Located in Dallas, TX
Custom bronze floor lamps with lion's head detail.
Category

Late 20th Century American Floor Lamps

Materials

Bronze

  • Pair of Bronze Floor Lamps
  • Pair of Bronze Floor Lamps
  • Pair of Bronze Floor Lamps
  • Pair of Bronze Floor Lamps
H 64 in. Dm 12 in.
White Opaline French Floor Lamp
Located in Miami, FL
Very rare and elegant French Art Deco white opaline and brass floor lamp. US wired and in working condition. 1 bulb 100W.
Category

20th Century French Art Deco Floor Lamps

Materials

Brass

Sergio Mazza Floor Lamp
By Sergio Mazza, Artemide
Located in New York, NY
Rare floor lamp by Sergio Mazza. A great example from the earliest years of Artemide. Brass, enameled metal, glass and marble. One standard Edison socket. This lamp was only in produ...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Marble, Metal

  • Sergio Mazza Floor Lamp
  • Sergio Mazza Floor Lamp
  • Sergio Mazza Floor Lamp
  • Sergio Mazza Floor Lamp
H 69 in. Dm 12 in.
Faux Bamboo Brass Floor Lamp
Located in Palm Springs, CA
Faux brass bamboo floor lamp with double sockets lights. Rewired. Shade not include for display only. Measures: 17" at its widest, overall height top of finial 68".
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Vintage 1960s American Floor Lamps

Materials

Brass

Rare Floor Lamp by Tommi Parzinger
By Lightolier, Tommi Parzinger
Located in Ft Lauderdale, FL
Rare floor lamp by Tommi Parzinger for Lightolier. Six-arm, nickel-plated steel, trident-style with original shades. 1960s limited production in fantastic condition.
Category

20th Century American Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Steel

  • Rare Floor Lamp by Tommi Parzinger
  • Rare Floor Lamp by Tommi Parzinger
  • Rare Floor Lamp by Tommi Parzinger
  • Rare Floor Lamp by Tommi Parzinger
H 78.5 in. W 16 in. D 12 in.
Heron Floor Lamp by Rene Broissand
By René Broissand
Located in Paris, FR
Polished bronze “He´ron” floor lamp, circa 1970, by René Broissand (born in 1928). On a square brown Lucite base. Signed and numbered 14. New lampshade redone as original. Dimen...
Category

Vintage 1960s French Floor Lamps

Materials

Bronze

  • Heron Floor Lamp by Rene Broissand
  • Heron Floor Lamp by Rene Broissand
  • Heron Floor Lamp by Rene Broissand
  • Heron Floor Lamp by Rene Broissand
H 81.5 in. Dm 15.75 in.
Jacques Adnet Leather and Brass Floor Lamp
By Jacques Adnet
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Elegant Jacques Adnet floor lamp with sleek polished brass tripod base and dark caramel leather wrapped stem. Newly rewired.
Category

Mid-20th Century French Floor Lamps

Materials

Leather

Pair of Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps
Located in Stamford, CT
Pair of Mid-Century Modern floor lamps, wood block base and chrome Stand, come with white linen square drum shades.
Category

20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Chrome

  • Pair of Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps
  • Pair of Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps
  • Pair of Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps
  • Pair of Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps
H 61 in. W 21 in. D 12 in.
Neoclassical Floor Lamp with Heads Decor, circa 1940
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Neoclassical floor lamp with heads decor, gold patinated metal, circa 1940.
Category

Vintage 1940s French Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

Adjustable Floor Lamp Covered with Leather by Jacques Adnet
By Jacques Adnet
Located in New York, NY
1950s stitched leather floor lamp. Perfect condition. No shade provided.  
Category

Vintage 1950s French Floor Lamps

Materials

Leather

Floor Lamp by Lisa Johansson-Pape, Finland, 1940s
By Lisa Johansson-Pape, Orno Oy
Located in DE
Lisa Johansson-Pape, floor lamp manufactured by Orno in Finland in the 1940s. Brass base and natural leather covered pole. Handmade raffia shade with natural brown trimming. Excel...
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Vintage 1940s Finnish Scandinavian Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Brass

Contemporary Pair of Brass Circle Floor Lamp, France
Located in SAINT-OUEN, FR
Contemporary pair of brass circle floor lamps lightning, construction of mobile circle in brass. Each disc had a diameter of 18 centimeters. Neo Industrial elegant and luxe style. An...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary French Industrial Floor Lamps

Materials

Metal, Brass, Iron

Floor Lamp With Oriental Statues Attributed to Billy Haines
By William Billy Haines
Located in New York, NY
Wonderful large floor lamp which is in the style of Billy Haines The ebonized base supports two large oriental figures which has been Newly rewired and has a new custom paper shade.
Category

Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Wood

2 Floor Lamps Metal Chrome Murano Glass by Aldo Nason for Mazzega, Italy, 1970s
By Mazzega, Aldo Nason
Located in SAINT-OUEN, FR
2 floor lamp ghost model, metal chrome and blown Murano glass by Aldo Nason, the Carlo Nason brother for the manufacture Mazzega Murano. Famous manufacture like Venini, Vistosi, La M...
Category

Vintage 1970s Italian Space Age Floor Lamps

Materials

Metal, Chrome

1950s Aluminum and Steel Floor Lamp by German Designer Otl Aicher
By Otl Aicher, Max Bill
Located in Frankfurt, Hessen, DE
Floor lamp, aluminum and steel, Otl Aicher, Germany, 1958. Decent floor lamp made of steel and aluminum by Otl Aicher. A wonderful example of Minimalist design. Only this solid si...
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Vintage 1950s German Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Aluminum, Steel

Gino Sarfatti Model #1063 Floor Lamp in Black and White
By Gino Sarfatti, Astep, Flos
Located in Glendale, CA
Gino Sarfatti model #1063 floor lamp in black and white for Flos / Astep. Designed in 1954, this is an authorized 2013 Astep/Flos re-edition by Alessandro Sarfatti, grandson of Gino ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Italian Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Aluminum, Steel

French Art Deco Carved Wood with Brass Decorations Floor Lamp, 1930s
Located in Traversetolo, IT
Unique French Art Deco floor lamp. Beautiful carved wood shaft design with superb brass decorations and circular base. The conditions of the period are very good with its original br...
Category

Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Floor Lamps

Materials

Brass

"G-50" Brass Floor Lamps by Hans-Agne Jakobsson, 1960s, Sweden
By Hans-Agne Jakobsson
Located in Hägersten, SE
Pair of floor lamps model "G-50" designed by Hans Agne Jakobsson and produced by his own company in Markaryd, Sweden during the 1960s. Made from solid polished brass with new hand se...
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Vintage 1960s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Brass

Floor Lamp Metal Chrome Murano Glass by Aldo Nason for Mazzega, Italy, 1970s
By Mazzega, Aldo Nason
Located in SAINT-OUEN, FR
Floor lamp ghost model, metal chrome and blown Murano glass by Aldo Nason, the Carlo Nason brother for the manufacture Mazzega Murano. Famous manufacture like Venini, Vistosi, La Mur...
Category

Vintage 1970s Italian Space Age Floor Lamps

Materials

Metal, Chrome

Carlo Nason Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamp Blown Glass for Mazzega, 1970s
By AVMazzega, Carlo Nason
Located in Cerignola, Puglia
This floor lamp was created by Carlo Nason, in blown Murano glass and steel. Created for the famous Mazzega Muranese Company, 1970s. " If you like it please make your offer and we w...
Category

Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Steel

20th Century Italian Design Chrome and Enameled Metal Floor Lamp, 1970s
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
Beautiful floor lamp in chromed and enameled metal 1970s Italian design. Working. Some signs of wear. There are no trademarks or signatures. Very elegant, for vintage environments. T...
Category

Vintage 1970s Italian Floor Lamps

Materials

Metal

1960s Hans-Agne Jakobsson Wood Tripod Floor Lamp for AB Ellysett
By Hans-Agne Jakobsson, AB Markaryd, Ellysett
Located in Glendale, CA
1960s Hans-Agne Jakobsson wood tripod floor lamp for AB Ellysett. Designed and produced by Jakobsson in Markaryd, Sweden and executed in thin bentwood with solid wood tripod legs. A ...
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Vintage 1960s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Bentwood

Small TOTEM Floor Lamp by Serge Mouille
By Serge Mouille
Located in Brooklyn, NY
In his post black shapes period, Serge Mouille experimented with color and columns. With the TOTEM, he stacked cylindrical shades around a central lighting element. By alternating th...
Category

Vintage 1960s French Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Metal

Italian Floor Lamp with Red Metal Shade
By Stilnovo
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Italian floor light in the style of Stilnovo with articulating red shade, brass stem and counter weight ball foot. Newly produced in Italy and newly rewired.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Italian Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Brass

Wooden Tripod Black Enamel Industrial Spot Light Floor Lamp
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Industrial spot on wooden tripod. Adjustable height and angle, black enamel spot white interior. Rare original rounded glass. Max tripod height 140 cm. 7.5 kg. Total height as on pi...
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Mid-20th Century Hungarian Industrial Floor Lamps

Materials

Enamel

Grey Metal Film Theater Spot Wooden Tripod Light Floor Lamp
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Film Theater spot on wooden tripod. Adjustable height and angle, Grey Metal spot light. Total height as on picture: 190 cm. Weight: 14.00 kg / 30.9 lb Priced per individual i...
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Mid-20th Century German Industrial Floor Lamps

Materials

Metal

"Focus" Arc by Fabio Lenci Guzzini 1970s Italian Design Floor Lamp
By Guzzini, Fabio Lenci
Located in Brescia, IT
"Focus" Fabio Lenci by Guzzini 1972 Clear and white perspex shade Chrome Metal frame Concrete base covered with white plastic Perfect working order. Excellent conditi...
Category

Vintage 1970s Italian Space Age Floor Lamps

Materials

Metal

Rare Floor Lamp by Hans Bergström for Ateljé Lyktan from the 1950s
By Ateljé Lyktan, Hans Bergström
Located in Vienna, AT
Frame in black painted metal. White artificial leather shade, two light points, a flexible arm. Height 152 cm. fitted with each E27 socket. Made in Sweden in the 1950s.
Category

Vintage 1950s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Steel, Brass

Brass Floor Lamp from Deknudt in the Style of Willy Rizzo, 1970s
By Deknudt
Located in Ottenburg, BE
Charming lamp from the manufacturer 'Deknudt' in the style of Willy Rizzo. The lamp is made out of brass and has a glass plate above the light bulb to created a diffuse light. ...
Category

Vintage 1970s Belgian Hollywood Regency Floor Lamps

Materials

Brass

Wooden Tripod Grey Aluminum Vintage Industrial Clear Glass Spot Light Floor Lamp
Located in Amsterdam, NL
vintage industrial spotlight on black wooden tripod. Adjustable height and angle. Grey aluminum spot with clear glass. Diameter 30 cm. Depth 47 cm. maximum tripod height without l...
Category

Mid-20th Century Polish Industrial Floor Lamps

Materials

Metal

Machine Age Art Deco Patented EGLI Floor & Table Lamps, circa 1931, Rare Matched
By Constant Armin Egli, EGLI Lamp Company
Located in Dallas, TX
Machine Age Art Deco patented EGLI floor and table lamps, circa 1931, rare matched Rare original Constant Armin Egli designs for EGLI Lamp Company, Weehawken, NJ. Egli was an obs...
Category

Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Floor Lamps

Materials

Aluminum, Enamel, Chrome

LIP Manifattura Del Vetro Italian Murano Glass Ground Lamp, 1989
Located in Cerignola, Puglia
Floor lamp produced by the famous Murano glass company LIP Manifattura del Vetro, with double ignition. " If you like it please make your offer and we will evaluate it, it couldn't...
Category

Vintage 1980s Italian Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Metal

Machine Age Art Deco Gilbert Rohde for Mutual Sunset Four - Light Torchiere
By Mutual Sunset Lamp Co., Gilbert Rohde
Located in Dallas, TX
Machine Age Art Deco Gilbert Rohde for Mutual Sunset Four Light Torchiere Signed under-base plate MSLC 3742, as pictured. Rare original Rohde floor lamp with solid walnut base, nick...
Category

Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Floor Lamps

Materials

Enamel, Chrome, Nickel

Floor Light Panthella by Verner Panton for Poulsen in Full Chrome
By Verner Panton
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Extremely rare chromed version of the Panthella floor light by Danish designer Verner Panton manufactured by Louis Poulsen. Originally marked 'Poulsen' on the base. The shape is oft...
Category

Vintage 1970s Danish Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Steel, Chrome

Midcentury Table Lamps Cosmonaut, 1970s
By Elektrosvit
Located in Praha, CZ
- 1970s - maker: Elektrosvit - very good original condition.
Category

Vintage 1970s Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Plastic

Standing Lamp by Jules Leleu
By Jules Leleu
Located in Montreal, QC
Fine crystal and gilt bronze standing lamp by Jules Leleu, stamped Leleu and numbered under the base. This lamp comes from a Montreal collection and all their Leleu pieces where bou...
Category

Vintage 1950s European Art Deco Floor Lamps

Materials

Crystal, Bronze

  • Standing Lamp by Jules Leleu
  • Standing Lamp by Jules Leleu
  • Standing Lamp by Jules Leleu
  • Standing Lamp by Jules Leleu
H 69 in. W 21 in. D 21 in.
Wrought Iron Pineapple Candleholder by JHQ
By Jens Harald Quistgaard
Located in Lejre, DK
JHQ - Dansk designs pineapple candelabra in darkened black metal, holds nine candles. Designed by Jens Harald Quistgaard in 1960s. Great original condition.
Category

Vintage 1960s Danish Scandinavian Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Metal

Alessandro Mendini Rare Floor Lamp
By Eleusi, Italy 1, Alessandro Mendini
Located in Milano, Lombardia
Rare white steel floor lamp designed by Alessandro Mendini, produced by Eleusi. The lamp has dimmer on the wire.
Category

Vintage 1980s Italian Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Steel

American Modernist Floor Lamp by Kurt Versen
By Kurt Versen
Located in New York, NY
An American modernist floor lamp by Kurt Versen.
Category

Vintage 1940s American Art Deco Floor Lamps

Materials

Aluminum

Fantastic Audoux Minet Rope Floor Lamp, circa 1960
By Adrien Audoux and Frida Minet
Located in Megeve, FR
Fantastic Audoux Minet rope floor lamp, circa 1960. Excellent condition.
Category

Vintage 1960s French Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

"Hippolyte the Rabbit" Floor Lamp, Hubert le Gall, Limited Edition
By Hubert le Gall
Located in Paris, FR
"Hippolyte the rabbit" floor lamp, Hubert le Gall, limited edition Patinated bronze Measures: H. 189 x D. 60 cm (base D. 35 cm) French electrical plug Limited edition of 8 pieces...
Category

2010s French Other Floor Lamps

Materials

Bronze

Bruno Gecchelin “Gesto Terra” Floor Lamp for Skipper, 1974
By Skipper, Bruno Gecchelin
Located in Lijnden, Noord-Holland
Gesto terra floor lamp by Bruno Gecchelin for Skipper, Italy. Bruno Gecchelin is an Italian designer and architect. This Italian lamp is designed as an up-lighter and is used to l...
Category

Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Marble, Metal

Peek Floor Lamp, Black
By Jonas Wagell Design & Architecture
Located in San Marcos, CA
The Swedish designer Jonas Wagell designed the peek lamp as a floor lamp to accompany a sofa he designed a few years ago. The design is simplistic, humble and somewhat quirky. He ...
Category

2010s Chinese Scandinavian Modern Table Lamps

Materials

Aluminum, Steel

  • Peek Floor Lamp, Black
  • Peek Floor Lamp, Black
  • Peek Floor Lamp, Black
  • Peek Floor Lamp, Black
H 49.2 in. W 6 in. D 49.2 in.
Studio, Midcentury Aluminium Floor Lamp by Jo Hammerborg, Fog & Mørup, 1963
By Jo Hammerborg, Fog & Mørup
Located in Frederiksberg, DK
Stylish Danish midcentury floor lamp - the Studio is designed by Jo Hammerborg for Fog & Mørup in 1963 in very good vintage condition. The Studio floor lamp is made of a circular ...
Category

Mid-20th Century Danish Scandinavian Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Aluminum, Metal

Studio, Vintage Aluminum Floor Lamp by Jo Hammerborg for Fog & Mørup in 1963
By Jo Hammerborg, Fog & Mørup
Located in Frederiksberg, DK
Stylish midcentury floor lamp - the Studio is designed by Jo Hammerborg for Fog & Mørup in 1963 - in very good vintage condition. The Studio floor lamp is made of a circular a...
Category

Mid-20th Century Danish Scandinavian Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Metal, Aluminum

Rare of Pair of Lamps with Table, 1970s Italian by Tommaso Barbi
By Tommaso Barbi
Located in London, GB
A pair of unusual and rare floor lamps or side table in alabaster in polished nickel finish on wheels, for hotel Delle Nazioni, Roma, 1970s Italian by Tommaso Barbi. Measures: Base:...
Category

20th Century Italian Floor Lamps

Georges Pelletier Ceramic TOTEM Lamp
By Georges Pelletier
Located in Megeve, FR
Georges Pelletier ceramic TOTEM lamp, in excellent condition.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary French Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Ceramic

Georges Pelletier Ceramic TOTEM Lamp
By Georges Pelletier
Located in Megeve, FR
Georges Pelletier ceramic TOTEM lamp, in excellent condition.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary French Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Ceramic

Fantastic Georges Pelletier Ceramic TOTEM Lamp
By Georges Pelletier
Located in Megeve, FR
Fantastic Georges Pelletier ceramic TOTEM lamp, in excellent condition.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary French Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Ceramic

Cedric Hartman Adjustable Reading Lamp, 1970
By Cedric Hartman
Located in Southampton, NY
Cedric Hartman 1970s adjustable reading lamp of rare form; lacquered brass, galvanized steel, original Lucite knob. Signed and stamped to the underside in steel. Three lamps availa...
Category

Vintage 1970s American Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Brass, Steel

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B N B Floor Lamps For Sale on 1stDibs

Find a variety of b n b floor lamps available on 1stDibs. The range of distinct b n b floor lamps — often made from metal, brass and glass — can elevate any home. Find 25058 antique and vintage b n b floor lamps at 1stDibs now, or shop our selection of 2795 modern versions for a more contemporary example of this long-cherished furniture. There are all kinds of b n b floor lamps available, from those produced as long ago as the 18th Century to those made as recently as the 21st Century. Mid-Century Modern, Modern and Scandinavian Modern b n b floor lamps are consistently popular styles. Stilnovo, Artemide and Flos each produced beautiful b n b floor lamps that are worth considering.

How Much are B N B Floor Lamps?

The average selling price for at 1stDibs is $2,800, while they’re typically $1 on the low end and $529,679 highest priced.

Finding the Right Floor Lamps for You

The modern floor lamp is an evolution of torchères — tall floor candelabras that originated in France as a revolutionary development in lighting homes toward the end of the 17th century. Owing to the advent of electricity and the introduction of new materials as a part of lighting design, floor lamps have taken on new forms and configurations over the years. 

In the early 1920s, Art Deco lighting artisans worked with dark woods and modern metals, introducing unique designs that still inspire the look of modern floor lamps developed by contemporary firms such as Luxxu

Popular mid-century floor lamps include everything from the enchanting fixtures by the Italian lighting artisans at Stilnovo to the distinctly functional Grasshopper floor lamp created by Scandinavian design pioneer Greta Magnusson-Grossman to the Paracarro floor lamp by the Venetian master glass workers at Mazzega. Among the more celebrated names in mid-century lighting design are Milanese innovators Achille and Pier Giacomo Castiglioni, who, along with their eldest brother, Livio, worked for their own firm as architects and designers. While Livio departed the practice in 1952, Achille and Pier Giacomo would go on to design the Arco floor lamp, the Toio floor lamp and more for legendary lighting brands such as FLOS

Today’s upscale interiors frequently integrate the otherworldly custom lighting solutions created by a wealth of contemporary firms and designers such as Spain’s Masquespacio, whose Wink floor lamps integrate gold as well as fabric fringes. 

Visual artists and industrial designers have a penchant for floor lamps, possibly because they’re so often a clever marriage of design and the functions of lighting. A good floor lamp can change the mood of any room while adding a touch of elegance to your entire space. Find yours now on 1stDibs.