Pair of turquoise glazed table lamps by Nils Kähler
This pair of partially glazed turquoise stoneware table lamps designed by Nils Kähler (1906-1979) was manufactured by Herman A. Kähler, Denmark in the 1950s-1960s.
More matching stoneware pieces are available.
The lamps are incised ‘HAK – Niels – Danmark’.
H. incl. shade fitting:
Smaller lamp 43 cm. (17“)
Larger lamp 50 cm. (19,7″)
H. without socket:
Smaller lamp 24 cm. (9,5“)
Larger lamp 32 cm. (12,6″)
Rare cylindrical ceiling lamp by Uno & Östen Kristiansson
This rare ceiling lamp (model 555) was designed in the 1950s and executed by Swedish mirror and lighting producer ‘Luxus’ in the town of Vittsjö.
Luxus was founded in 1951 by brothers Uno (1925-2009) and Östen Kristiansson (1927-2003), after having learned the trade from their father, Evert Kristiansson. He ran Vittsjö Möbelfabrik AB and produced wooden furniture for Swedish luxury department store Nordiska Kompaniet as well as other renowned architects like Carl Malmsten.
The frame and ceiling cup are in oak with opal plexiglass shade and diffusers on each end.
The height is adjustable ca. 50-150 cm.
Three-legged teak table lamp with acrylics shade by Uno and Östen Kristiansson
This three-legged table lamp was designed by Uno Kristiansson (1925- ) and Östen Kristiansson (1927-2003) ca. in the 1960s.
It has legs of teak and an acrylics lampshade. It can be used as a floor lamp or a large table lamp.
The lamp was executed by 'Luxus' in Vittsjö, Sweden. Luxus was founded in 1951 by brothers Uno (1925-2009) and Östen Kristiansson (1927-2003), after having learned the trade from their father, Evert Kristiansson. He ran Vittsjö Möbelfabrik AB and produced wooden furniture for Swedish luxury department store Nordiska Kompaniet as well as other renowned architects like Carl Malmsten.
Manufacturer’s paper tag included.
H. 77,5 cm. (30,51")
W. 24,5 cm. (9,65")
D. 16,2 cm. (6,38")
Very large and unique ceramic lamp by Sejer Keramikfabrik
This very large ceramic table or floor lamp has details of brass and colored glass. It was designed and executed by Sejer Keramikfabrik located on the island of Funen in Denmark. Circa 1960.
Sejer Keramikfabrik was a smaller potter's studio which produced various limited production pieces and often elegantly glazed. The pieces were rarely credited to one specific potter, as management believed it was the studio that should stand out, and not one single potter.
The lamp is signed on the base.
H. 55 cm. (21,7")
H. incl. lamp shade mount: 75 cm. (29,5")
W. 32 cm. (12,6")