Akari Model 1AG Light Sculpture by Isamu Noguchi

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Akari Model 1AG Light Sculpture by Isamu Noguchi

575.00

Akari model 1AG light sculpture by Isamu Noguchi. The shade is made from handmade washi paper, ink and bamboo ribs with the original Noguchi Akari manufacturer's stamp. Akari light sculptures by Isamu Noguchi are considered icons of 1950s modern design. Designed by Noguchi in the 1950s, this vintage example is from a later production run that was still largely handmade by Ozeki, the original manufacturer in Gifu, Japan.

CREATOR: Isamu Noguchi (Designer), Akari (Maker)

OF THE PERIOD: Mid-Century Modern

PLACE OF ORIGIN: Japan

DATE OF MANUFACTURE: circa 2000s

PERIOD: 1950-1959

MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Metal, Bamboo, Paper

CONDITION: Excellent

CONDITION DETAILS: Excellent. Single socket 40 watt max standard incandescent bulb (higher with LED)

WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use.

DIMENSIONS: H 13 in. x W 24 in. x D 24 in.H 33.02 cm x W 60.96 cm x D 60.96 cm

SELLER LOCATION: Glendale, CA

REFERENCE NUMBER: LU1447214731561

Shipping not included. Please contact dealer for quotes and to facilitate.

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