Lamp [Saturn motif]

 
Lamp [Saturn motif]
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  • Title :     Lamp [Saturn motif]
  • Artist:     Giò (Giovanni) Ponti Designer Pietro Chiesa Designer S. A. Luigi Fontana & Co. Manufacturer
  • Accession:     86.13.37
  • Country:     Italy Milan
  • Date:     1933
  • Dimensions:     Inches 20-1/4 15-1/2 diameter, Centimeters 51.4 39.4 diameter
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Industrial Design
  • Collection Theme:     Art Deco
  • Subject:     Lighting/Lighting Design , Metal/Metal Design , Industrial Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     86.13.37.JPG
  • Tags:     Industrial Design~Art Deco
Description:
Overall blue and white opaque glass globular lamp with acid-etched clear glass rings around body representing the planet Saturn; chrome plated metal arrow pierces body and burl wood circular frame surrounds globe; mounted on a circular chrome base.