Flos Taraxacum S2 Pendant Lamp by Achille Castiglioni
Flos Taraxacum S2 Pendant Lamp
Achille Castiglioni Flos Lamp
Large size: 34.25" dia x 25.19" h
Designer: Achille Castiglioni
Manufacturer: Flos Lighting
Shop the S2 Taraxacum (aka Taraxacum 2 from 1960) designed by legendary Italian designer Achille Castiglioni. A beautiful suspended vessel of light that creates the most wonderful ambient and fully diffused illumination. The Taraxacum S2 is a real atmosphere lamp. This is the largest size in the Flos Taraxacum Cocoon series. The Taraxacum pendant lamp was designed by the Italian top designer Achille Castiglioni for Flos, the leading modern Italian lighting brand. This design was created more than half a century ago, in 1960. This modern light fixture is truly timeless; it looks a stylish today as it was on the day it was designed. This is one of the undisputed masterpieces in the history of modern Italian lighting design. Numerous design icons by Achille Castiglioni are in important collections and design museums around the world. Achille Castiglioni preferred to use a minimal amount of materials to create forms with maximal effect. His Taraxacum S2 Cocoon lamp is one of the most popular lamps in the Flos lighting collection.
The fabulous Taraxacum S2 Cocoon pendant lamp is made with a special "cocoon" resin which is sprayed over a white powder coated steel structure. This beautiful mid century modern pendant light fixture provides a gentle and very attractive diffused light with one 100W bulb. The Flos Taraxacum 1960 S2 Cocoon pendant lamp will create a stir in any space with its understated refinement and elegance. Simply beautiful in both classic and modern interiors!
One of the grand masters of Italian modern design, Achille Castiglioni. Achille Castiglioni exhibited his designs at every Milan Triennial from 1947 until 2002. He received seven Compasso d'Oro design awards. Most of Achille Castilglioni's products are design classics and are still in production. The Museum of Modern Art has some of his most important designs in its permanent collection.
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Material: synthetic fiber for Cocoon, steel
Size: 34.25"DIA x 25.19"H, 157.48" Cord
Bulb: 1x150W T10 halogen
Bulb Included: Yes
Weight: 6.17 lbs
Certification: UL listed
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