Tapio Wirkkala, Rare Ceiling Lamp, Idman Oy, Finland, 1959

  • $5,000.00


Rare ceiling lamp by Tapio Wirkkala with perforated brass shade and satin lacquered metal body, designed between 1959-1961.

The model is from a limited edition or a custom-made model, carries label "Original Tapio Wirkkala Design"

Satin lacquered metal in black, brass and plastic.

Impressed with manufacturer´s mark Idman.
Measures: 32 H x 10.5 D cm.
70 cm drop.

Original WIR-light bulb included (in working condition) which Wirkkala created for Airam Oy, Finland in 1959.

The iconic light bulb is included on most of Tapio Wirkkala´s lighting designs and was awarded with Grand Prix at the 1960 XII La Triennale di Milano.