Table lamp and shade [Climbing Rat motif]

 
Table lamp and shade [Climbing Rat motif]
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  • Title :     Table lamp and shade [Climbing Rat motif]
  • Artist:     Unknown, Designer Fratelli Matteucci Maker, possibly
  • Accession:     86.13.19 a,b
  • Country:     Italy
  • Date:     circa 1925
  • Dimensions:     Inches 20 9 diameter Dimensions, overall Inches 19 4-7/8 4-3/4 Dimensions, lamp (a) Inches 5-3/4 8-3/4 diameter Dimensions, shade (b), Centimeters 50.8 22.9 diameter Dimensions, overall Centimeters 48.3 12.4 12.1 Dimensions, lamp (a) Centimeters 14.6 22.2 diameter Dimensions, shade (b)
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Industrial Design
  • Subject:     Animals , Lighting/Lighting Design , Metal/Metal Design , Industrial Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     86.13.19 A,B.JPG
  • Tags:     Industrial Design
Description:
Forged iron table lamp and parchment shade with openwork decoration at edge; lamp base includes a small rat climbing up the angular lamp stem; abstract and circular decorations on square base. a: lamp, b: shade