Jean Perzel (1892-1986)
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Chrome Floor Lamp (circa 1925)



Chromed-metal and glass floor lamp; the shade formed of five graduated concentric frosted-glass rings on a tubular standard that bends and curves to form the circular base.

Etched: JPerzel



Height: 75 in (190.5 cm)

Shade diameter: 20 in (50.7 cm)

Base diameter: 23 in (58.5 cm)



Yvonne Brunhammer and Suzanne Tise, French Decorative Art: the Société des Artistes Décorateurs 1900-1942, Paris: Flammarion, 1990, p. 167 (similar lamp illustrated).

Aaron Lederfajn and Xavier Lenormand, 1930: Quand le Meuble Devient Sculpture, Paris: Le Louvre des Antiquaires, 1981, p. 146, (similar lamp illustrated).

Guillaume Janneau, Le Luminaire: Procedes d’Eclairages Nouveaux, 3e serie, Paris: Moreau, pl. 21 (similar lamp illustrated).

Centre Georges Pompidou, Lumières, je pense à vous exhibition catalogue, Paris, 1985, p. 134 (similar lamp illustrated).

Reto Niggl, Eckart Muthesius 1930, The Maharaja’s Palace in Indore, Architecture and Interior, Germany: Arnoldsche, 1996, p. 91 (similar lamp illustrated).

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