March 2, 2015

1AD ASIAN NOGUCHI JAPANESE PAPER TABLE LANTERN LIGHT FROM AKARI







akari 1ad noguchi table light with tripod base, shade in natural paper with black design. with its simple, decorative shape and abundant diffused illumination, the isamu noguchi akari lamps are considered icons of modern design and japanese lighting design. our official authentic akari noguchi saucer lamp models have a stamped red sun and half moon with japan written under the symbol on the shade along with the signature "i. noguchi". ozeki noguchi table lamp lamp 1ad is made and imported from japan. 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 lamps are created from handmade washi paper and bamboo ribbing, supported by a metal frame. the lamp accommodates up to a 40 watt bulb (not included).  dimensions: 10" x 17".