Mauricio Klabin. Eclipse table light, c. 1980 Plastic and metal 37 x 27 x 38 cm

Brazil Modernist

Description

Sculptural table lamp model eclipse. with a snail-shaped dome made of a single spiral-mounted blade and painted iron feet. Vintage piece, 1980s. In working order.

About the Eclipse lamp, Maurício Klabin said: “ I think that the work of a designer must be of good quality, beautiful and cheap. With the Eclipse lamp I have overcome the trauma of expensive design. This lamp was ready many years before I mass-produced it. I had the idea but only wanted to launch it when I was able to manufacture it at a reduced cost. Design should be accessible to the vast majority of us. I don't think it's good or even desirable to create things for only half a dozen people. I need popular objects to exist. ".

The Eclipse lamp has been part of the renowned permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York (MoMA) since 2006.

Price upon request

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