Large flush mount ceiling lamp by Poliarte in Verona, Italy, circa 1975. The lamp radiates in geometric segments of alternating translucent and colored hand chipped glass creating a circular relief to break the light, in amber, red, orange, peach and green set in a heavy hand forged iron frame. The lamp is supported by a handcrafted center piece holding 6 bulbs to spread an even light and is secured hand crafted gilded center knob. Poliarte was founded by the artist Albano Poli in 1953, initially as a producer of exceptional stained glass, moving onto create some of the most sought after and celebrated lighting designs of the 1960's and 1970's. Poli created jewels of light, sometimes rough and unpolished, sometimes refined and brilliant, but always exquisite and unique.With his craftsmanship and iconic sensibility, this light is a wonderful statement representing the work of Alberto Poli at his very best.
Creator: Albano Poli (Designer),Poliarte (Manufacturer)
Dimensions: Height: 7.88 in. (20 cm)Diameter: 30.32 in. (77 cm)
Style: Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
Materials and Techniques: Art Glass,Blown Glass,Bronze
Place of Origin: Italy
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