Flower Ceiling Lamp
Materials: Gold “antique” painted metal (iron) presenting a flower with European oak leaves (quercus robur) and ferns. Bakelite sockets.
Height: 13 cm / 5.11” – with light bulbs, 10 cm / 3.93” – without bulbs.
Width: ∅ 27 cm / 10.62” – with light bulbs, 20 cm / 7.87” – without bulbs.
Electricity: 3 bulbs E14, 3 x 40 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used, not a specific one preferred. For this setup decorative light bulbs from Sigtay were used. They are no longer in production.
Period: 1970s, 1980s – Hollywood Regency.
Designer: To be appraised.
Manufacturer: Kögl Wohnlicht, Hans Kögl e.Kfm., Schloßplatz 3, 83123 Amerang, Germany.
Other versions: Produced in several variations. 6 versions are still for sale. This lamp is also used as a wall lamp.
The Hans Kögl company was founded in 1979. They produce classic lights and modern lights, country house lights and designer lights. Florentine lights and light objects. Al their lamps are produced in Germany or Italy. Many of the early models are still in production. Also this lamp and their famous palm trees are still for sale.
Massive Lighting from Belgium has also produced a range of lamps in this style.
These type of lamps are often attributed to the Belgian artist Willy Daro. Willy Daro never made lamps like this. Willy Daro always worked with high quality materials, often combined with minerals, gems and fossils.