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Object Timeline

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1951

  • Work on this object began.

2014

  • We acquired this object.

2017

  • You found it!

Anywhere Table Lamp, ca. 1951

This is a table lamp. It was designed by Greta Von Nessen and manufactured by Nessen Studios, Inc.. It is dated ca. 1951 and we acquired it in 2014. Its medium is enameled sheet steel, aluminum, molded bakelite, rubber cord. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by George R. Kravis II. It is credited Gift of George R. Kravis II.

Our curators have highlighted 2 objects that are related to this one.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 38 x 38 x 38 cm (14 15/16 x 14 15/16 x 14 15/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Anywhere Table Lamp, ca. 1951; Designed by Greta Von Nessen (American, b. Sweden, 1900 - 1974); USA; enameled sheet steel, aluminum, molded bakelite, rubber cord; H x W x D: 38 x 38 x 38 cm (14 15/16 x 14 15/16 x 14 15/16 in.); Gift of George R. Kravis II; 2014-25-3

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