Side Gallery

ALVAR AALTO (1898-1976)

Floor lamp model A808, designed for the National Pensions Institute, Helsinki
Manufactured by Valaistustyö Ky
Helsinki, Finland, 1955-1956
Brass, tubular brass, leather-bound metal, painted metal
Standard impressed with Valaistustyö A808

Measurements
167 h cm.
65,74 h in.

Literature
‘Artek, Finlandia’, Domus, no. 440, July 1966, n.p. Thomas Kellein, ed., alvar & aino aalto. design, collection bischofberger, exh. cat., Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Zurich, 2005, p. 185