Modern Design /28 March 2004



ceiling shop light, model #768
Germany, c. 1935
glass and nickeled metal
9¾ w × 10 d × 12 h in (25 × 25 × 30 cm)

Pivoting form that was used extensively in projects by Marcel Breuer. Stamped manufacturer's mark to shade: [Kandem]. Literature: Bauhaus Lighting Kandem Light, Binroth et al, ppg. 90-91 Marcel Breuer Furniture and Interiors, Museum of Modern Art, ppg. 90, 103, 110, 113, 140, 141, and 145 illustrate this lamp in the interiors of Breuer's projects

estimate: $2,000–3,000

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