Counter balance ceiling lamp by Finnish lighting designer Lisa Johansson- Pape.
Model designed in 1947
Manufactured by Orno Oy, Finland, late 1940s.
Impressed with manufacturers label ORNO.
Perforated painted aluminium and brass. Newly rewired.
Adjustable height 80 - 120 cm.
26 cm diameter x 29.5 h cm (shade only)
Literature: Stockmann Lighting Catalog nr.53 (1951), pg.18 (model 1314 with a different perforation pattern and without counter balance function).
was a successful industrial designer during 1940-1960s and is considered as one of the most important Mid-Century Modern lighting designers from Finland among with Paavo Tynell. Johansson
has won a gold medal in Milan Triennale in 1954 and a silver medal in 1951 for her lamp designs.