[Piano lamp, model no. 404, GISO, ca. 1930]
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Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/WOLF002733/00001
 Material Information
Title: Piano lamp, model no. 404, GISO, ca. 1930
Physical Description: Book
Language: English
Creator: Oud, J.J.P. (Jacobus Johannes Pieter), 1890-1963 ( designer )
W.H. Gispen & Co. (Rotterdam, Netherlands) ( manufacturer )
Publication Date: 2009
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: Lamps -- Design   ( lcsh )
Lamps -- 1930-1940   ( lctgm )
Lighting, Architectural and decorative -- Netherlands -- Rotterdam   ( lcsh )
Electric light fixtures -- Netherlands   ( lcsh )
Genre: conference publication   ( marcgt )
festschrift   ( marcgt )
comic strip   ( marcgt )
Lamps (lighting devices)   ( aat )
 Notes
Abstract: Cylindrical shaped lamp with rod-like arm attached to rectangular base and circular ball weight at end on flat, circular base; all made of brushed chromed steel except for ball weight which is shiny chromed steel; designed to hang over edge to light piano keys or music.
General Note: Designed originally as a wedding present for painter and ceramist Harm Kamerlingh Onnes (Dutch, 1893-1984).
General Note: No visible inscriptions, signature, or marks noted.
General Note: Title supplied by cataloguer.
General Note: Surveyed by Gary Stewart, 7/93; Conservation priority: 5. Invoice of 5/30/86 mentions that restoration of the shade for lampbase to be done by B. Richters, causing delay in shipment. Appears Stable __08/14/1995 __DXB
General Note: As exhibited in "The Arts of Reform and Persuasion", November 11, 1995-May 12, 1996: Piano lamp, model no. 404, GISO, 1927/ Designed by Jacobus Johannes Pieter Oud (Dutch, 1890-1963) / Manufactured by W.H. Gispen & Co., Rotterdam, c. 1930 / Nickelplated brass, chrome / As published in "Designing Modernity", exhibition catalogue for "The Arts of Reform and Persuasion": Piano lamp, model no. 404, GISO, 1927 / Designed by Jacobus Johannes Pieter Oud (Dutch, 1890-1963) / Manufactured by W.H. Gispen & Co., Rotterdam, c. 1930 / Designed originally as a wedding present for painter and ceramist Harm Kamerlingh Onnes (Dutch, 1893-1984). / Nickelplated brass, chrome / 4 3/8 x 7 5/8 x 11 1/2 inches (10.5 x 18.4 x 29.2 cm) / 86.13.4
 Record Information
Source Institution: The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location: The Wolfsonian FIU Library Collection ( AX 2fl shlf 2S214 C )
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: accession number - 86.13.4
eos.web - 16454
System ID: WOLF002733:00001

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