Louis Kalff - Philips - Lamp - Model Timor 69

Description
Louis Kalff - Philips - Lamp - Model Timor 69
Netherlands - 1970-1979 - Aluminum, chrome, bakelite

This stylish and sleek beauty was designed in the 1970s by Louis Kalff (1897-1976) and produced by Phillips with the model name Timor 69. The shade and foot are varnished in matte black, which combines beautifully with the chrome colour of the stand. The interior has a light colour to increase the reflection of the light. The lamp is marked with the well-known Philips logo on the base. The lamp still has a modern look due to its sleek design. A wonderful lamp which fits in any contemporary interior.

Louis Kalff has designed many iconic lamps for Philips. Besides being a designer, Louis Kalff was also a successful architect. His architectural masterpiece is the Philips "Evoluon" exhibition centre which was realised in Eindhoven in 1966.

Dimensions: H: 50 cm, diameter: 40 cm.
Style: Mid-century, Modern, Bauhaus
Colour: matte black.

Lot details
Object
Lamp
Material
Aluminum, chrome, bakelite
Designer/ Artist
Louis Kalff
Manufacturer/ Brand
Philips
Model/ Name
Model Timor 69
Estimated Period
1970-1979
Country of Origin
Netherlands
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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