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Taccia Lamp by Pier Giacomo and Achille Castiglioni for Flos

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Taccia table lamp by Pier Giacomo and Achille Castiglioni for Flos. Originally designed in 1962, the Taccia lamp is comprised of a textured silver aluminum and nickel-plated steel base, blown clear glass shade and white enameled aluminum concave reflector. The reflector has a matte finish on the inside of the glass and a gloss enamel finish on the outside. In-line on / off switch. The Taccia lamp emits reflected light and the glass shade can be adjusted on the metal base to direct the light source. Takes one standard base light bulb which is located within the metal base. This example is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks or scratches to the glass. No dents or scratches to the white enamel shade. Very minimal wear to the metal base from age and use. No rust, dents, etc. to the metal base. Measure: Base 10.25" H.  

Details

  • Creator
    Flos (Manufacturer),Achille & Pier Giacomo Castiglioni (Designer)
  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1970s
  • Period
  • Materials and Techniques
    AnodizedAluminum,PolishedSteel,EnameledMetal,Glass
  • Condition
  • Condition Details
    Excellent vintage condition. No chips, cracks or scratches to the glass. No dents or scratches to the white enamel shade. Very minimal wear to the metal base from age and use. No rust, dents, etc. to the metal base.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 24 in. x Dm 19.5 in.H 60.96 cm x Dm 49.53 cm
  • Diameter
    19.5 in. (49.53 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Reference Number
    LU1543215746312
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About Flos (Manufacturer)

Founded by Sergio Gandini in 1962 in Merano Italy, FLOS has revolutionized the art of lighting by honoring tradition while embracing innovation.


FLOS is, above all else, about craftmanship, and as a result the brand has cultivated long and successful partnerships with some of the world’s most renowned lighting artists. Working with icons such as the Castiglioni Brothers , Tobia Scarpa, Philippe Starck and Antonio Citterio, among others, FLOS has earned the respect of the industry while growing its offerings to include residential, commercial, and custom-made concept-based products.


An award winning institution in its own right, FLOS has earned worldwide recognition as the leader in the field.


Today, Sergio’s grandson Piero Gandini sits at the helm, holding fast to the values and ideas established by his grandfather while moving confidently into the future.

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