Rare Midcentury Brass Table Lamp from Vereinigte Werkstätten, Germany, 1950
Very rare and stylish brass table lamp from the late 1940s-early 1950s.
Two tone brass base and flower shaped lampshade.
Fantastic signed handwork, in very good condition
1 bulb E27, 1 x 100 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be use
Measures: Height 51 cm
Shade: Ø 30 cm
Base: Ø 14.5cm
"Vereinigte Werkstätten für Kunst im Handwerk AG, was a German company founded in 1898 in Munich, Germany as a GmbH (Gesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung, a company with limited liability). The mentors of this process are architect, illustrator, interior designer, and furniture designer Bruno Paul. Painter, graphic artist, architect, and designer Bernhard Pankok. Architect, painter, designer and city planner Richard Riemerschmid. And sculptor Hermann Obrist. The management was led by the painter Franz August Otto Krüger.
Already in the early years, other progressive designers realized their ideas at the company. Among them were Peter Behrens, Eugen Berner, Margaretha von Brauchitsch. Paul Haustein, Rudolf Rochga, Theo Schmuz-Baudiss and Paul Schultze-Naumburg. The clients standing behind them were well-to-do intellectuals and artists."
Height: 20.08 in. (51 cm)
Diameter: 11.82 in. (30 cm)
Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
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Wear consistent with age and use.