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Large MidCentury Square Limburg Brass Glass Ceiling Light, Gio Ponti Era

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Large Limburg Flush Mount Light with 16 structured blown glass towers mounted on a brass and metal base, design by Helene Tynell, Limburg Leuchten received many times the german award for design excellence, IF (Industrieform). 18.11 in. H x 18.11 in. W x 8.27 in. D 46 cm H x 46 cm W x 21 cm D Four standard bulbs up to 100 watts each With the 1960s came the accentuated use of glass elements and vintage Italian lights manufacturing companies like Venini and Mazzega had a strong influence on the modernization of lighting design during the 1960’s mid century modern. Influenced by the craze for the use of raw material, lights incorporated elements of modernist design which let the material and colours speak for themselves, a trend which would be soon followed by the like of Orrefors, Kalmar and Limburg. This light is perfectly suited for large dining tables with chairs or over a coffee table and sofa but also over an office desk , bar or bed. The stylish elegance suits many decor and designs, from mid century to hollywood regency With the 1960s came the accentuated use of glass elements and vintage Italian lights manufacturing companies like Venini and Mazzega had a strong influence on the modernization of lighting design during the 1960’s. Influenced by the craze for the use of raw material, lights incorporated elements of modernist design which let the material and colours speak for themselves, a trend which would be soon followed by the like of Orrefors, Kalmar and Limburg. The stylish elegance of these lights suits many environment, from mid century to hollywood regency, from Danish modern to space age and contemporary

Details

  • Condition
    Good. fine scratches on the brass base from cleaning, couple of patina spots, a small spot with wear to metal.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 8.27 in. x W 18.12 in. x D 18.12 in.

    H 21 cm x W 46 cm x D 46 cm

  • Seller location
    Bremen, DE
  • Seller reference number
    MCL - 1520
  • Reference number
    LU97998595433

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