This mid century French floor lamp designed by Rene Mathieu has an unique tripod base, a single steel tube with a stylish twist.
The lamp's construction in brass and black enamel steel provided for a very versatile source of light. The lamp is fashioned with many elegant brass details. A linen shade adds the finishing touch.
The light uses one french bayonet bulb, an adapter for a medium based bulb is included. Max wattage 60 watts.
H: 6 ft. x Dia. 41”
In 1888, the City Council of Paris, with the perspective of the World Fair of 1889
and under the pressure of the public opinion, decides on the creation of a
distribution network of electricity with this lantern