The flos with sarfatti collection is a tribute to gino sarfatti the leading italian master of lighting design who had designed over 600 fixtures between 1939 and 1973.
Gino sarfatti floor lamp.
At that time the favoured material of the lighting industry was glass.
The design of the small re ective cup is strongly in uenced by the new halogen light bulb which gino sarfatti explored and celebrated in model 1095 from both a functional and a dimensional perspective.
The arco floor lamp designed by the castiglioni brothers with its long.
This floor lamp designed in 1968 is slender graceful and intriguing in its disproportions between head and base.
With a constant dedication to research and innovation he introduced new typologies functions and light sources from the fluorescent tubes to the first halogens.
With hundreds of lighting designs credited to him gino sarfatti relied on numbers more than names for each of his designs.
The suspension lamp designed in 1950 emphasises the innovative experimental approach of gino sarfatti.
Gino sarfatti born september 16 1912 venice italy died march 6 1985 griante como italy was an italian entrepreneur a light and lamp designer and the founder of italian light manufacturing company arteluce he was born into a family of relative wealth as his father riccardo sarfatti was a prosperous jewish food trader and his mother lucia zuccoli was from a prominent catholic.
His father riccardo or dick ran a prosperous business network while his mother lucia known as micaela belonged to the zuccoli family from trieste.
Italian engineer gino sarfatti started the arteluce company in 1939 and would go on to design over 700 lighting products floor lamps chandeliers spotlights and other light fittings between the mid 1930s and early 1970s.
Gino sarfatti 1912 1985 was born in venice on 16th september 1912.
But when gino sarfatti received the first samples of methacrylate in 1949 50 a new polymer plastic that was much stronger and lighter than glass his experiments led.
1045 by gino sarfatti italy circa 1948.
In model 1063 gino sarfatti seeks to demonstrate the aesthetic value of a visible light source the fluorescent tubular bulb and more luminaires and models followed the first.
Rare adjustable floor lamp mod.
2097 chandelier dimmable pendant lights 1 795 00.