February 27, 2015

NOGUCHI SAUCER PENDANT LIGHT - ISAMU NOGUCHI JAPANESE AKARI SAUCER - PENDANT LIGHTS






ceiling lamp models 15a, 21a and 26aceiling lamp models 15a, 21a and 26a akari light sculptures by isamu noguchi are considered icons of 1950s modern design. designed by noguchi beginning in 1951 and handmade for a half century by the original manufacturer in gifu, japan, the paper lanterns are a harmonious blend of japanese handcraft and modernist form. the ceiling shades are made of handmade washi paper and bamboo ribbing.  wiring options: hardwire kit for ceiling box that includes: round white metal canopy, 4 ft. of white drop cord and socket. wall outlet kit with 12ft of white cord, on/off switch and 2 swag hooks for ceiling. dimensions: model 26a - size: 18" x 10" (60 watts) model 21a - size: 26" x 10" (75 watts) model 15a - size: 35" x 13" (75 watts)  collection: akari light sculptures cord length: 4' (with socket) or 12' (hard wired) cord color: white material: shoji paper, bamboo ribbing finishes: natural light source: incandescent, halogen, fluorescent or led bulb included: yes (incandescent) product code: 15a|21a|26a