Rare "Parachute" Suspension Light by Erik Gunnar Asplund For Sale
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Rare "Parachute" Suspension Light by Erik Gunnar Asplund

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Rare parachute suspension light by Erik Gunnar Asplund. Designed and manufactured in Sweden, circa mid-1920s mid-1930s. Enameled metal armature and chain, brushed satin glass diffuser. Rewired for U.S. junction boxes. Takes one E27 100w maximum bulb. Original canopy. Literature Stuart Wrede, The Architecture of Erik Gunnar Asplund, Cambridge, 1980, p. 187.

Details

  • Period
  • Materials and Techniques
    EnameledMetal,Glass
  • Condition
    Good
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 50.5 in. x Dm 20 in.H 128.27 cm x Dm 50.8 cm
  • Diameter
    20 in. (50.8 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Seller Reference Number
    CF2212
  • Reference Number
    LU794715331362
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Located in Los Angeles, CA
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