Akari Model XP1 Light Sculpture by Isamu Noguchi

Akari-XP1.jpg
XP1.jpg
Akari-XP1.jpg
XP1.jpg
sold out

Akari Model XP1 Light Sculpture by Isamu Noguchi

0.00

Akari Model XP1 Light Sculpture by Isamu Noguchi. Executed in handmade washi paper and bamboo ribbing, supported by a metal frame with Noguchi Akari manufacturer's stamp.

Akari Light Sculptures by Isamu Noguchi are considered icons of 1950s modern design. Designed by Noguchi beginning in 1951 and handmade for a half century by Ozeki, the original manufacturer, in Gifu, Japan, the paper lanterns are a harmonious blend of Japanese handcraft and modernist form.

Price is per item.

CREATOR: Isamu Noguchi (Designer), Ozeki (Manufacturer)

PRODUCTION TYPE: Authorized Re-Edition

PRODUCTION TIME: In stock and ready to ship

OF THE PERIOD: Mid-Century Modern

PLACE OF ORIGIN: Japan

DATE OF MANUFACTURE: current production

PERIOD: 21st Century

MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Bamboo, Cast Iron, Washi Paper

CONDITION: Excellent. Single 40 watt max e27 socket, black cord.

DIMENSIONS: 15 in. H x 9 in. D

For domestic or international shipping, please contact us

Akari©The Isamu Noguchi Foundation and Garden Museum, New York / ARS. Photo by Kevin Noble. 

Add To Cart