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Attributed to Jacques Adnet

Modernist Table Lamp

France, 1928

LMP 234

Modernist Table Lamp
Modernist Table Lamp
Modernist Table Lamp
Modernist Table Lamp

Description

Medium: Silvered metal, wrought iron & frosted glass shade

Dimensions: Height: 24.25"  Diameter of base: 5.25"  Diameter of shade: 8.5"

Each disc rotates independently. Inscribed: Made in France

After working under Maurice Dufrène at the Galeries Lafayette, Jacques Adnet became artistic director and main designer of the Compagnie des Arts Français (C.A.F.) in 1928, a position he held until 1959.  As a young and innovative designer, Adnet changed the artistic line of this traditional cabinetmaker which until then had been focused on ornamentation, refining the lines a as well as the uses of metal and glass in his designs. 

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