Vitra Akari UF2-33N Light Sculpture

Vitra present the Akari UF2-33N Light Sculpture by Isamu Noguchi. Part of a beautiful range of paper lanterns, designed in various shapes and styles, that suit any number of spaces.

£495.00

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Description

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The Akari Light Sculptures were designed by Isamu Noguchi in 1951 and the original collection included over 100 lights. Handmade Shoji-paper models of table, floor and suspension lamps were created. Some of the lights are partially painted with patterns. The structure of the lights is made from bamboo and steel wire whilst the feet are painted steel. The Japanese word 'akari' means brightness, light and lightness. A stunning collection of lights that each come in their own presentation box.

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Specification

Additional Info

Lead time Made to order 4-6 weeks
Dimensions

Height: 71cm

Width: 30cm

Depth: 30cm

Other Information

Lampshade: shoji paper, some partially painted. Some models with end pieces in wood/bamboo.


Structure: bamboo/steel wire.


Legs: painted steel wire.

 

Year of design: 1951

 

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