A set of four large golden brass pendants by Vilhelm Lauritzen
'The Gold Pendant' (Guldpendel) as it is called was designed for The People's House in Copenhagen in 1956 by Vilhelm Lauritzen (1894-1984).
Here is a set of four of these large golden brass pendants with perforated shades. The patented system inside the brass stem allows the length of the cord to be adjusted.
The pendants were executed by Louis Poulsen, Denmark.
H. 36,5 cm. (14,37 in.)
W. 18 cm. (7,09 in.)
Brass table lamp lacquered metal shade by Svend Aage Holm Sørensen
This original table lamp of brass with sleek curves and a black lacquered metal shade was designed in 1950 by Svend Aage Holm Sørensen (1913-2004).
This model has recently been reproduced and named 'Bloom', however this example is of the original production executed by Holm Sørensen & Co. Denmark.
H. 42 cm (16,6")
L. 20 cm (7,9")
D. 29 cm (11,4)
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")
Ceramic wall lights with brass detailing by Noomi Backhausen and Poul Brandborg
These large and larger glazed ceramic wall lights were designed by Noomi Backhousen and Poul Brandborg for Søholm Stoneware, Bornholm, Denmark in the 1960’s.
The larger ceramic wall light consists of five glazed ceramic discs on a metal frame. Whilst the large wall light consists of three glazed ceramic discs.
The glazing creates a flower-like illusion on each disc with a brass detail at the center.
Poul Brandborg became a head of production Søholm Stoneware in 1962. Here he worked with Noomi Backhausen and together they produced some the very successful chamotte ranges, He later became head of production at one of Bornholm’s other fine potteries Michael Andersen Ceramics in Rønne.
Both wall lights can be mounted either horizontally or vertically.
Both wall lights are signed and stamped ‘Bornholmsk Søholm Denmark Stentøj’.
5-disc wall light:
L. 83 cm. (32,7”)
D. 7 cm. (2,8”)
H. 25 cm. (9,8")
3-disc wall light:
L. 54 cm. (21,3”)
D. 7 cm. (2,8”)
H. 25 cm. (9,8”)