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Minimalist Counterbalance Black Floor Lamp Att. to Swiss Baltensweiler

Code: 10780


W: 103cm (40.6")H: 133cm (52.4")D: 22cm (8.7")

Minimal black 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. Matching table lamp available in black ,see listings.

Attributed to; Rosemarie & Rico Baltensweiler (Designer)

Style; Minimalist (Of the Period)

Materials and Techniques Metal

Place of Origin; Switzerland

Period; 1960-1969

Condition; ExcellentWear 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.