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Design for Three Lamps

Medium:
Graphite, pen and ink, brush and watercolor, tempera on tracing paper
Type:
lighting
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
France
Date:
ca. 1855
Credit Line:
Museum purchase from Pauline Riggs Noyes Fund
Accession Number:
1953-206-7
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Floor Lamps

Designer:
Gustav Boerg Jensen, Danish, 1898 – 1954  Search this
Type:
graphic design
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Credit Line:
Gift of Ellen Gustav Jensen
Accession Number:
1956-47-33
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Artemide: Lamps

Client:
Artemide S.p.A., Milan, Italy, founded 1960  Search this
Medium:
Paper
Type:
packaging designs
Shopping bag
Object Name:
Shopping bag
Credit Line:
Gift of Unknown Donor
Accession Number:
2000-26-96
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Design for Advertising, tables, desks, chairs, and lamps

Designer:
Max Walter, 1916 – 1988  Search this
Client:
W. and J. Sloane, New York, New York, 1843–1985  Search this
Medium:
Pen, brush and black ink, white gouache, ruled border in graphite
Type:
graphic design
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
August 22, 1955
Accession Number:
1988-53-5
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Designs for Oil Lamps

Medium:
Pen and black ink, brush and wash, graphite on paper
Type:
lighting
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Rome, Italy
Date:
early 19th century
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund
Accession Number:
1938-88-613
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Three Designs: Table Lamps

Designer:
Tommi Parzinger, American, b. Germany, 1903 – 1981  Search this
Medium:
Brush and gouache, graphite on paper, lined.
Type:
lighting
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Date:
1950–70
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald Cameron
Accession Number:
1998-19-150
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Designs for Table Lamps

Designer:
Dan Friedman, American, 1945–1995  Search this
Medium:
Color marking pens, graphite on white paper
Type:
lighting
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Date:
1980s
Credit Line:
Gift of Ken Friedman
Accession Number:
1997-19-303
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Float Lamps

Donor Name:
No Information  Search this
Object Type:
Lamp
Place:
Syria (not certain)
Accession Date:
1991
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
999999
USNM Number:
ET822A-0
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NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
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Designs for Floor Lamps

Designer:
William Hunt Diederich, American, b. Hungary, 1884–1953  Search this
Medium:
Graphite on tracing paper
Type:
lighting
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1923
Credit Line:
Gift of Diana Diederich Blake
Accession Number:
1992-92-143
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Designs for Floor Lamps

Designer:
Ettore Sottsass, Italian, 1917–2007  Search this
Manufacturer:
Yamagiwa Corporation, founded 1923  Search this
Medium:
Graphite, color crayon on cream paper
Type:
lighting
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Italy
Date:
1989
Credit Line:
Gift of Friedman Benda, courtesy of the artist
Accession Number:
2013-24-11
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Four Designs: Desk Lamps

Designer:
Clement E. Horton  Search this
Type:
metalwork
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
20th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert Ebendorf
Accession Number:
1989-32-25
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Lamps: Metal, Two Designs

Office of:
Donald Deskey, American, 1894–1989  Search this
Manufacturer:
Deskey-Vollmer, 1927–1931  Search this
Medium:
Graphite Support: tracing paper
Type:
lighting
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Place:
USA
Made in:
USA
Date:
1927–31
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald Deskey
Accession Number:
1988-101-835
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Designs for Five Floor lamps

Designer:
Tommi Parzinger, American, b. Germany, 1903 – 1981  Search this
Medium:
Brush and gouache, graphite on paper, lined.
Type:
lighting
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Date:
1950–70
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald Cameron
Accession Number:
1998-19-145
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Two Designs for Table Lamps

Designer:
Tommi Parzinger, American, b. Germany, 1903 – 1981  Search this
Medium:
Brush and gouache, graphite on paper, lined.
Type:
lighting
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Date:
1950–70
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald Cameron
Accession Number:
1998-19-147
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Designs for Two Standing Lamps: "His Lamp"

Designer:
Tommi Parzinger, American, b. Germany, 1903 – 1981  Search this
Medium:
Brush and gouache, graphite on paper, lined.
Type:
lighting
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Date:
1950–70
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald Cameron
Accession Number:
1998-19-151
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Design for Lamp

Designer:
William Hunt Diederich, American, b. Hungary, 1884–1953  Search this
Medium:
Graphite on paper
Type:
lighting
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1925
Credit Line:
Gift of Michael Diederich
Accession Number:
2018-21-2
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Design for Lamp

Designer:
William Hunt Diederich, American, b. Hungary, 1884–1953  Search this
Medium:
Graphite on paper
Type:
lighting
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1925
Credit Line:
Gift of Michael Diederich
Accession Number:
2018-21-3
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Tungsten Filament Lamp

Maker:
General Electric Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 24 cm x 9.5 cm; 9 7/16 in x 3 3/4 in
Object Name:
incandescent lamp
Date made:
ca 1915
Credit Line:
from General Electric Company, Edison Lamp Works
ID Number:
EM.307548
Catalog number:
307548
Accession number:
68492
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Electric Lamps
Energy & Power
Data Source:
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Tungsten Filament Lamp

Maker:
General Electric Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 25 cm x 10.5 cm; 9 27/32 in x 4 1/8 in
Object Name:
incandescent lamp
Date made:
ca 1915
Credit Line:
from General Electric Company, Edison Lamp Works
ID Number:
EM.307549
Catalog number:
307549
Accession number:
68492
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Electric Lamps
Energy & Power
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Tungsten Filament Lamp

Maker:
General Electric Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 22 cm x 8.2 cm; 8 21/32 in x 3 7/32 in
Object Name:
incandescent lamp
Date made:
ca 1915
Credit Line:
from General Electric Company, Edison Lamp Works
ID Number:
EM.307547
Catalog number:
307547
Accession number:
68492
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Electric Lamps
Energy & Power
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