Rare "Disco Volante" Table Lamp by Max Ingrand for Fontana Arte
Italy | c. 1956 Polished & acid-etched glass, brass, plastic. Upper & lower diffusers in pale green and natural glass colors. Brass base, standard, mounts and finial, with lower push switch. 3 x E12, (candelabra) sockets. An exceptionally well engineered lamp.
h. 19.0" diam. 17.0"
Condition: Very good vintage condition. No chips, cracks or scratches to the glass. Brass shows slight signs of age. Recently rewired with 3 new E12 candelabra sockets added.
Notes: Documentation: Fontana Arte, Gio Ponti, Pietro Chiesa, Max Ingrand. Franco Deboni. Pgs 354, 355.Provenance: Private collection - Sicily.
Ref: 63 MI 05