MIDCENTURY DANISH BRASS CEILING LAMP

This elegant ceiling lamp gives a soft and warm light.

12,000.00 SEK inc. Vat

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Description

This elegant ceiling lamp gives a soft and warm light.

Designer: Johannes Hammerborg

JH was born in Randers, Denmark, in 1920. In 1944, JH entered the prestigious Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen and in 1949 he entered the Danish firm, Georg Jensen where he worked as a silversmith for eight years. In 1957, he joined the Danish lighting manufacturer Fog & Mørup, where he became their head of design. During his era, Fog & Mørup saw its most successful period in its 80 year-old-history, both artistically and commercially. He introduced a new modernist aesthetic to the designs, and Fog & Mørup won international acclaim. JH personally created over sixty lamps and has won numerous awards over the years. JH passed away in 1982 after a skydiving accident on the island of Bornholm.

Manufacturer: Fog & Mørup, Denmark
Design period: 1960-1969
Production period: 1960-1969
Material: Brass
Condition: This vintage item has no defects, but it may show slight traces of use.
Size: Height 20 cm, diameter 35 cm