Walter von Nessen
pair of floor lamps from the Morton D. May HouseNessen Studio, Inc.
20¼ w in (51 cm)
Incised manufacturer's mark to underside of each example: [Nessen Studio No 10].provenance: Morton D. May, Ladue, MO | David B. Lichtenstein | Thence by descent
literature: Ultramodern: Samuel Marx, Architect, Design, Art Collector, O'Brien, ppg. 134-143 discuss commission, pg. 143 illustrates these examples in situ