Rare mod. 2069 pendant lamp for Arteluce

This very rare lamp it's a superbe example of Italian design master Gino Sarfatti's research on lighting during the 1950s. The light it's diffused in a very peculiar way thanks to a upper perforated outer shade, that reflects the light while at the same time allowing it to pour up; and a lower, smaller shade with a hole in its center, that both reflects the light on the upper shade and directs it down toward the floor. extensively documented, with original arteluce label and patina.

Italy, c. 1952. Preowned.
Out of production.
Provenance: apartment in Milan.

Painted metal, brass.
Original label inside the shade.

Conditions: 3/5
See condition report below by clicking on "info".

Dimensions (Diameter):
52 cm / 20,5 in. Adjustable drop with counterweight mechanism.

- M. Romanelli, S. Severi, "Gino Sarfatti opere scelte 1938-1973", Silvana Editoriale, 2012