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Metalarte Zen Table Lamp

Materials: Round radial ribbed conical brushed zamac (lead and aluminium) lampshade. Polycarbonate screen. E14 lamp socket.

Height: 16,5 cm / 6.49”

Width: ∅ 10 cm / 3.93”

Electricity: 1 bulb E14, 1 x 40 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used, not a specific one preferred.

Period: 1990s.

Designer: Óscar & Sergi Devesa in 1990.

Manufacturer: Metalarte, Paseo de la Ribera 115, Canovelles, Barcelona, Spain.

Other versions: This Metalarte Zen table lamp exists at least in chrome, black, brass and gold colour.

Óscar & Sergi Devesa

Sergi Devesa i Bajet (Barcelona September 3, 1961) and Óscar Devesa i Bajet (Barcelona December 9, 1963) followed Design studies at the School of Arts and Crafts during the period 1980 – 1981. After that they went to the School of Basic Design from 1981 until 1983 and to the Elisava School of Design 1983-86, all in Barcelona.

In 1987 they formed the company D&D Design. The company created products ( furniture, office equipment, bathroom and kitchen taps, containers and packaging and of course lighting) for companies such as: Blauet, Disform, IBP – Supergrif, Grober, Dessiè, Barceluna, Oken, Seiak, Bike-Romanes, Vibea and of course Metalarte.

Metalarte Zen table lamp in chrome gold brass & black