Rare table lamp with painted brass shade for Nordiska Kompaniet
This rare table lamp was made for Nordiska Kompaniet, Stockholm. ca. in the 1930s.
The shade of brass is painted in original green. The foot is of profiled oak and brass.
The lamp is marked NK 29595
H. approx. 50 cm. (19,7 in.)
W. approx. 36 cm. (14,2 in)
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")
Table lamp with patinated brass foot and topshade by Fog & Mørup
This table lamp with patinated brass foot, topshade and matt coloured glass stem was executed by Fog & Mørup ca. in the 1930s.
The lamp is the so-called 'Torch lamp' (Fakkellampen) because it resembles a torch. The model number is E 6273.
Ansgar Fog og Erik Mørup became good friends in 1902 when they both worked in the same a grocery store in Århus, Denmark. Soon after they became business partners. They would start out as wholesales but success turned the company into production as well.
For Fog & Mørup it was always about quality. And one of the main reasons they kept producing the best of the time was because they cared for their employees. They were one of the first companies in Denmark to pay their workers dividends. Erik Mørup believed that if the employees knew they would get part of the profit, they would care more about the materials and tools they were working with and ultimately create better quality.
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)