Your are bidding on a PAIR (2) of Tizio lamps from Artemide. Made in Italy, they are in the Muesum of Modern Art. Designed by R. Sapper. Serial numbers are #4549185251 and #4449182670. They are in nice shape, black. See the pics and email me with questions. Thanks for looking, no reserve estate sale items. Please check out my 100% feedback over 11+ years selling on Ebay. Nice shape for their age. Contemporary classics, look fabulous on night tables, or anywhere your imagination can place them. Good luck bidding!TWO ORIGINAL TIZIO LAMPS
Created by Richard Sapper for Artimide in 1972 This lamp was selected for the Compasso d’Oro industrial design award in 1979.
Tizio Lamps are a modern classic and included in the
permanent 20th Century Design Collections
New York City’s Museum of Modern Art and Metropolitan Museum of Art. Two counter-weights enable the positioning and direction of the head with bulb to be adjusted to almost any height giving direct and indirect lighting to the reader. The shade can also be turned to send light to the ceiling and moving the shade is easy.
Other features of the lamp include the absence of wires
with the two parallel arms are used to conduct electricity to the bulb
The transformer—the switch is on the base--has two settings low and high. ... read more