The exquisite rich and glossy glazes have a magnificent thick, glassy nature while the striking impressed pattern and textured body adds an appealing tactile element to the design. This monumental lamp has an appealing clean-lined modernist form with a sleek conical-shaped body leading to a concave curved top section which combine to create a wonderfully impressive sculptural piece. The original cream toned bakelite fitting beautifully adds to the charm of this authentically vintage example.
The exquisite design combined with the quality of craftsmanship ensure this piece will never go out of style and would make a striking feature in any Mid Century or contemporary modernist styled home. SIZE: This impressive Bitossi lamp stands a whopping 500mms or 19.5 inches tall excluding the bakelite fitting, 590mms or 23.25 inches tall including the fitting and measures 190mms or 7.5 inches in diameter at its widest. This substantial piece weighs 4.725 kgs unpackaged. CONDITION: This piece is presented in excellent vintage condition with no chips, cracks or repairs. There is the odd incredibly minor scuff to the earthy brown glaze noticeable only on extremely close examination but mentioned for complete accuracy.The glossy glaze retains a magnificent rich and lustrous finish. This lamp is in good working order with an Australian plug but as with any vintage electrical.
Item, should be tested by a qualified electrician if intended for use. An exceptionally impressive example in exquisite condition! MARKS: This piece is beautifully marked to the base with a brushed mark reading "5028/50 Italy". This exquisite piece would make an outstanding addition to any Bitossi or vintage Italian pottery collection. This authentically vintage piece would make a fantastic feature in any modernist, retro, eames or mid century modern style space.
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We look forward to dealing with you! All items are professionally packaged to the highest of standards to ensure their safe arrival. The item "MASSIVE VINTAGE BITOSSI ITALIAN POTTERY LAMP MID CENTURY ALDO LONDI" is in sale since Thursday, June 3, 2021. This item is in the category "Pottery, Glass\Pottery, Porcelain\European Makers".The seller is "threetreefrogs" and is located in melbourne. This item can be shipped worldwide.