CHARTRES WALL LIGHT

DESIGN: W. VAN OYEN

PRODUCER: RAAK AMSTERDAM 1960-1970

MEASUREMENTS: H 29, W 22, D 11 CM

PRICE: 650,- EURO

Dutch design Glass lighting sculpture designed by W. van Oyen for the Dutch Raak lighting company. Heavy wired glass base, colored and decorated with pieces of glass to create a rough structure. Two E 14 bulbholders hidden inside. Clearly influenced by the Brutalist art movements from that particular decade.

 

 

Dutch lighting company Raak ( Amsterdam ) has manufactured a great number of lighting sources for mainly public and government buildings, as well as for home use. The company’s design team worked with a number of national and international designers ( E.J. Jelles, Frank Ligtelijn, Nanny Still ).