Very rare 1980s (though could be a decade either side) desk lamp. Consists of a group of 4 coloured pencils carved from wood and painted in bright primary colours - on red wooden base with felt and with pencil pleat cream vintage shade. Fab 80s 90s novelty styling very much in the vein of Pierre Sala. It has the original wiring and fitting (which is metal so could date it as earlier than 80s). A wonderful post-modernist statement piece. 43cm to top of shade. Diameter of base 14.5cm
In vintage condition with some expected signs of age and use - there may be the odd little scuff or scratch but nothing noticeable and no damage. The red pencil has some slight 'give' in it as it is the one which houses the wire and fitting.
ELECTRICAL SAFETY NOTE
This item is working and has been tested for safety (PAT). Please use a low energy / low heat modern (bayonet) bulb. Although the vintage sticker says 60w, we would recommend 40w. Would also look great without the shade with a candle shaped bulb in.
1-3 business days
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Dec 2, 2022
Beautiful item, very well packaged, happy customer!