Mc Leod - Strand Electric - Fantastic polished Strand Electric Patt 23. Theater lamp on a tripod - Strand Electric Patt. 23

Description
Mc Leod - Strand Electric - Fantastic polished Strand Electric Patt 23. Theater lamp on a tripod - Strand Electric Patt. 23
U.K. - 1950-1959 - Aluminium

Fantastic polished Strand Electric Patt 23 theatre spotlight.

1950s Strand from London, UK.

British 1950s vintage floor lamp designed as a studio / stage lamp.

This iconic example of British design was created by the Strand Lighting Company at their Covent Garden factory in West End London.

The Patt 23 (Long Nose) Profile Spotlight - was one of the workhorses of the theatre industry from the 1950s to the 1980s.

Unfortunately, most of them have been lost or destroyed and the undamaged copies are rare examples of an original British industrial classic.

They were used in the Palace Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue in London, among others.

They were used for many years during famous performances, including: The Sound Of Music, Cabaret and Les Miserables...

The light is designed excellently and has a ventilated casing, 360 degree rotation, internal reflectors and an iconic design.

This lamp has an extendable lens tube with a large 6 inch convex lens.

We are proud of the restoration, because the light represents a unique and rare piece of design history.

This lamp is a rare and original British industrial designer classic, looking for a new home.

This is a style icon that will only increase in value over time.

This item is in perfectly working condition. This fantastic piece of history, with a rich past, is an exclusivity for those who appreciate design.

Lot details
Object
Fantastic polished Strand Electric Patt 23. Theater lamp on a tripod
Material
Aluminium
Designer/ Artist
Mc Leod
Manufacturer/ Brand
Strand Electric
Model/ Name
Strand Electric Patt. 23
Style
Vintage
Estimated Period
1950-1959
Country of Origin
U.K.
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
150×45×35 cm
Weight
6 kg
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