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Art Deco Stained Glass Pendant Lamp

Materials: Stained yellow and orange flamed tongue cut glass in lead. Ornamental brass nut on top. Brass parts, chain and canopy. Brass with porcelain socket.

Chain Length: 60 cm / 23.62’’

Height: 42 cm / 16.53”

Width: 22 cm / 8.66”

Electricity: 1 bulb E27, 1 x 60 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used, not a specific one preferred.

Period: 1920s, 1930s – Art Deco.

Designer: To be appraised.

Manufacturer: To be appraised.

Other versions: These art deco stained glass pendant lamp were in all probability made in several colours and sizes. Also wall lamps exists in this style.

This lamp is made of “tongues”, a typical style from the art deco or Bauhaus period from before World War II. The stained glass lamps however became famous in the art nouveau period that was most popular between 1890 and 1910. This lamp is a combination of both. The most well known producer of stained glass lamps was of course Tiffany & Co. from New York, USA.

 

Links (external links open in a new window)

Inter war period – Wikipedia

Wikipedia about Art Deco

Bauhaus – Wikipedia

Art nouveau – Wikipedia

Tiffany & Co. – Wikipedia

Wikipedia about Tiffany glass

Tiffany website

Stained glass – Wikipedia

Vintageinfo

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Art Deco Stained Glass Pendant Lamp - yellow/orange flamed glass