Isamu Noguchi (1904-1988), attributed; Ozeki & Co., Ltd., attributedMarking(s); notes:
Akari Japan imprintCountry of origin; materials:
Japanese/American; bamboo, enameled steel, shadeDimensions (H, W, D):
76"h, 18"dia (shade)Additional Information:
"Akari" lamps are model BB3-55DD, each with one light socket.
This lot is from the Palm Beach estate of Paige Rense Noland (1929-2021). The author, editor and self-made businesswoman served for thirty-five years as editor-in-chief for Architectural Digest
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very good, patina to metal, some wear, one shade with 1"h, 0.5"w hole, shades possibly replaced