Very Large ‘Uchiwa’ Floor Lamp by Ingo Maurer
Rare large ‘Uchiwa’ fan floor lamp by Ingo Maurer in very good condition. Designed by Ingo Maurer for M design, Germany. This lamp was handmade in 1977 from bamboo, wicker and Japanese rice paper. They are very fragile and therefor very hard to find in good condition. Measurements: 86.6 inches high. 43.3 inches wide. The lamp leans on the floor and has to be connected to the wall with two ropes for stability. (it can also be used as a wall lamp) Three-light sockets Ingo Maurer’s interest in paper for lampshades was linked with his interest in Japan. From 1973-1975 he produced various lamps from traditional Japanese fans.
Country of Manufacture
bamboo, wicker, Japanese rice paper
114 x 220 cm (WxH)