Large table lamp with bamboo and brass shade and brushed gold finished brass base. Impressed signature and artist’s cipher to shade and base Gabriella Crespi. Rewired to U.S. standards.
In pristine original condition with no loss to bamboo.
Patrick Favardin and Guy Bloch-Champfort, Les décorateurs des années 60-70, Paris, 2007, p. 148
“De paille et de bamboo”, Maison & Jardin, no. 246, September 1978, pp. 94, 95
Gabriella Crespi: Il segno e lo spirito: mobili, plurimi, sculture e gioielli, exhibition catalogue, Palazzo Reale, September 24, 2011 – October 16, 2011, Milan, 2011, p. 113 for similar model
“Bamboo and wicker set the luxurious scene”, House & Garden, no. 341, July-August 1979, p. 95 for similar model