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Art Deco Stained Glass Pendant Lamp

Materials: Stained yellow and orange flamed tongue cut glass in lead. Brass parts. Brass 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 – Interwar period.

Designer: To be appraised.

Manufacturer: To be appraised.

This lamp is made of “tongues”, a typical style from the Art Deco/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 off course Tiffany & Co. from New York, USA.


Links (external links open in a new window)

Interbellum/inter war period on Wikipedia

Wikipedia about Art Deco

Bauhaus on Wikipedia

Art Nouveau on Wikipedia

Tiffany & Co. on Wikipedia

Tiffany glass on Wikipedia

Tiffany website

Stained glass on Wikipedia

Art Deco lamps on Vintageinfo

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