Lamp in red and black with dancing female motif

 
Lamp in red and black with dancing female motif
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  • Title :     Lamp in red and black with dancing female motif
  • Artist:     Unknown, Manufacturer
  • Accession:     86.13.7 a,b
  • Country:     United States
  • Date:     circa 1929
  • Dimensions:     Inches 17 8 4 Dimensions, overall, Centimeters 43.2 20.3 10.2 Dimensions, overall
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Industrial Design
  • Subject:     Lighting/Lighting Design , Technology , Figurative , Industrial Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     86.13.7 A,B.JPG
  • Tags:     Industrial Design
Description:
Black and red Bakelite lamp and matching shade; lamp has kneeling female figure as body of lamp and two stacked discs atop a five-sided flat base; shade is a pierced openwork, five-sided black Bakelite with different images of women dancing, playing musical instruments, etc. on each side and triangular knob at top. a: lamp, b: shade