Owl Table Lamp
Materials: Gilded metal, Fabric and cardboard lampshade. Bakelite socket.
Total Height: 46 cm / 18.11”
Width: 26 cm / 10.23”
Base: ∅ 10 cm / 3.93”
Electricity: 1 bulb E27, 1 x 60 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb with an E27 screw base can be used, not a specific one preferred.
Period: 1960s – Mid Century Modern.
Designer: To be appraised.
Manufacturer: Loevsky & Loevsky, White Metal Castings Company, Carlstadt, New Jersey, USA.
Loevsky & Loevsky produced these table lamps in the 1960s. These owl lamps were sold by several companies around the world. In Belgium they were sold by Deknudt from Deerlijk. On the back of the owl is the makers mark: © L&L WMC.
Loevsky & Loevsky was founded in 1937 and filed for bankruptcy in the 1970s.
Deknudt Lighting from Deerlijk, Belgium is a family owned business since 1956. It was started by Armand Deknudt with the production of high end lighting, mainly with brass and marble together with his wife Brita Monbaliu.
The company still exists and since 1992 his daughter Lucia Deknudt, together with her husband Francis Clarysse are the owners.
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