Raak tube floor lamp model D2300, made circa 1960. Striking rare floor lamp with double lit adjustable tube shade. The lamp has a fantastic shape and is functional too. The design is attributed to the Raak design team, consisting of among others Nanny Still, Nan Platvoet, Frank Ligtelijn, Nico Kooy, Tapio Wirkkala, Jan Jaspers Fayer, Ger Vos and Ru Melchers.
Industrial aluminium light has been rewired to suit domestic 240v use New black braided cabel and standard domestic bayonet holder fitted Original ceramic bulb holder casing stripped and polished with a metal lacquer to finish Included is a polished aluminium ceiling hook.
Abramovitz Desk Lamp. Best & Lloyd, Ltd., Birmingham, UK Gerald Abramovitz Cantilever Desk Lamp Gerald Abramovitz (1928 – 2011) was an architect and furniture designer. Born in South Africa, he studied architecture at the University of Pretoria and design at the Royal College of Art in London. His work is part of the permanent collections of several museums, including the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. There his signature piece, a cantilevered desk lamp, is featured.