Counterbalance White Floor Lamp Attributed to Swiss Baltensweiler

Counterbalance White Floor Lamp Attributed to Swiss Baltensweiler

Code: 10781


W: 22cm (8.7")H: 133cm (52.4")D: 132cm (52")

£2,950.00 Approx $3724.75, €3438.23

Minimal white metal floor lamp with adjustable arm counterbalancing on cylinder base and halogen light source attributed to Rico & Rosemarie Baltensweiler, Switzerland 1960-70's. The lamp balances on a ball weight resting on a pillar base that allows precise positioning. Matching floor lamp available in black and in white. Minimal Art movement of the 1960-70's had a great influence on design. This innovation in design from the 1960's reflects to Minimal Art and Kinetic Art movements of the period.

Attributed to; Rosemarie & Rico Baltensweiler (Designer)


Minimalist (Of the Period)

Materials and Techniques; Metal

Place of Origin; Switzerland

Period; 1960-1969

Date of Manufacture; circa 1960-1970

Condition; Excellent Wear consistent with age and use. Height of base 100 cm Total length arm 110 cm

The light source is halogen, now replaceable for 12 Low-voltage LED lamps with pin base, suitable for US . European plug.