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Vintage Svend Aage Holm Sørensen Chandelier Pendant Lamp

$750per item

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Vintage Svend Aage Holm Sørensen for Holm Sørensen & Co pendent chandelier lamp model 6395. Known as the onion this classic piece of brutalist lighting is made up of two layers of torch cut brass. The Danish designer Svend Aage Holm-Sørensen (1913-2004) possessed as an artist a very good understanding of the potentials of materials, and he understood how to innovate these. To this day, Holm-Sørensen's style as a designer addresses not only the Nordic market, but also the international interest in the designer's distinctive and experimental expression. Sven Aage was known for being able to draw sketches on almost everything: envelopes, theater programs, even tram tickets he used to sketch his visions and get ideas from the imagination to the paper. This imagination, wealth of ideas and talent made Svend Aage Holm-Sørensen an international star in design, and gave him a significant role in Danish as well as international design history.

Details

  • Creator
    Svend Aage Holm Sørensen (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 15.75 in. (40 cm)Diameter: 17.72 in. (45 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1960
  • Condition
    Rewired: rewired and grounded with a 170cm long twisted cloth cable. Additions or alterations made to the original: The lamp has been rewired with a twisted cloth cable and grounded Originally it was not grounded. Wear consistent with age and use. The lamp does have signs of being over 50 years old but is in great condition for its age.
  • Seller Location
    Søborg, DK
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU3823121929422

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    Rates vary by destination and complexity. We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Søborg, Denmark
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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