A805 Floor LampPrice: $1,975.00
Design by Alvar Aalto, 1954.
The shade of A805 features an asymmetrical shape of white painted, hand-riveted, louvered steel. The structure's thin painted metal strips prevent glare by diffusing light evenly. This floor fixture makes its bold statement with grace and simplicity.
Select from the three models: upper stem in Polished Brass, 8.2 foot black cord; upper stem in Polished Nickel, 8.2 foot black cord; or upper stem in White painted brass with a white leather covered base and stand, 8.2 foot white cord.
Shown in White.
Material(s): Metal, leather
- Base: 20" D
- Overall: 68.5" H
Bulbs: 1 X 100W 120V E26 (medium base) A19 incandescent lamp (not included)
Designer: Alvar Aalto
(1898-1976) Born in Kuortane, Finland. Thanks to his original style and unique talents, Alvar Aalto is one of the greatest names in modern architecture and design. During his career, he designed many buildings in different parts of the world: concert halls, libraries, hospitals, museums, and private homes, including the Villa Mairea. His furniture and lamps, often starting out as a part of the buildings he designed, are produced together with Finnish Artek.View other products by Alvar Aalto
Artek was founded in 1935 by Alvar and Aino Aalto, Maire Gullichsen and Nils-Gustav Hahl in their pursuit of a new kind of environment for everyday life. They believed in a grand synthesis of the arts and wanted to make a difference in town planning as well as architecture and design.
Today Artek is renowned as being one of the most innovative contributors to modern design, building on the heritage of Alvar Aalto. Functionality and timeless aesthetics are the essential elements in the creation of every product that bears the Artek name.View other products from Artek