The Artek A811 Floor Lamp, designed to complement a number of other Artek products, resembles that of a lamp designed for the corridors of the head office building of the National Pensions Institute (Alvar Aalto 1953-1956). Its shade is formed by White louvered steel and features an on/off pull cord. Base and column covered in Black leather.
Founded in Finland in 1935 by four self-proclaimed idealists, Artek stands strong on the company's ethics, product aesthetics and ecology. With products that offer the Scandinavian look--clean lines, minimal fluff--Artek has built a line that incorporates a modern, approachable appeal into modern furniture and lighting design.
The A811 Floor Lamp is available with the following:
- White louvered steel shade
- Base and stand covered with black leather
- 97.2" plastic cable
- Designed by Alvar Aalto
Black and Polished Brass,
Black and Polished Nickel
- One 60 Watt 120 Volt Type E27 Incandescent lamp (not included) or one 11 Watt 120 Volt Type E27 Compact Fluorescent lamp (not included).
- Fixture: Height 63", Width 17.7"
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