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Michele De Lucchi and Giancarlo Fassina

"Tolomeo" Micro Table Lamp

Reserves

Estimate:

250 to - 350 USD

Sold Without Reserve

Michele De Lucchi and Giancarlo Fassina

Michele De Lucchi and Giancarlo Fassina

"Tolomeo" Micro Table Lamp

"Tolomeo" Micro Table Lamp

Estimate:

250 to - 350 USD

Lot sold:

504

USD

Sold Without Reserve

Michele De Lucchi and Giancarlo Fassina

"Tolomeo" Micro Table Lamp


designed 1987

manufactured by Artemide, Italy

anodized and polished aluminum, stainless steel

signed Artemide/Milano Made in Italy/Tolomeo micro/Patent pending and with the manufacturer's label

28 3/4 in. (73 cm) high, fully extended

6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm) diameter of base

Overall in very good condition. The aluminum in an anodized orange finish presents with minor surface scratches and light soiling consistent with gentle use. The stamped aluminum cover of the weighted steel base presents with a minor area of adhesive residue and with six felt protective pads applied to the underside. Sotheby's does not guarantee electrical components and suggests having all wiring inspected by a licensed electrician.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Artemide, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2007
Sarah Nichols, Aluminum by Design, exh. cat., Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA, 2000, p. 187, fig. 186 (for a related model)
Charlotte and Peter Fiell, eds., 1000 Lights, Vol. 2: 1960 to Present, Cologne, 2005, pp. 362-363 (for related models)