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About the object
Italy, circa 1940
A pair of mid 20th century Italian brass and glass wall lights in the manner of Fontana Arte, with glass disc decorated with a brass patarae mount over the central light, supported by a brass conical arm, and terminating with a brass patarae back plate.
Fontana Arte was founded in 1932 and has been creating groundbreaking contemporary architectural lighting design ever since. Throughout the 20th century Fontana Arte transformed lighting design both in Italy and around the globe, many of their pieces being shown in famous collections and museums worldwide.