Pair of glazed ceramic wall lights by Noomi Backhausen and Poul Brandborg
This pair of glazed ceramic wall lights was designed by Noomi Backhausen and Poul Brandborg ca. in the 1960s and executed by Søholm Stoneware, Bornholm, Denmark.
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 are signed and stamped ‘Bornholmsk Søholm Denmark Stentøj’.
Three-legged teak floor lamp / large table lamp by Svend Aage Holm Sørensen
This large three-legged teak lamp by Svend Aage Holm Sørensen (1913-2004) was designed and executed ca in the 1950’s. It has brass fittings and an original lampshade of hand woven fabric.
It can be used as a floor lamp or a large table lamp.
H. approx. 98 cm. (38,6")
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)
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.
Large table lamp with green and white ornaments by Ejner Johansen
This large earthenware table lamp by Ejner Johansen is decorated with green and white ornaments on a black and brown glazed background.
It was designed and executed when Ejner Johansen was working from his own studio in Copenhagen, Denmark between 1942 and 1957.
In 1958 Ejner Johansen began working for Søholm Stoneware in Bornholm and then later in the 1970s for Knabstrup.
This lamp is an example of pieces he created in his own name.
It is signed ‘EJO’ on the bottom.
H. 50 cm. (20")