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")
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.
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.)
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")