Prototype from 1925-1926 of the well-known Bauhaus table lamp, model 6556 by Christian Dell. Manufactured probably at Metal-workshop Bauhaus Weimar. All components are handmade. All screws and bolt nuts are hand forged. Sheet steel, tubular steel, painted black.
1 x E27 socket.
Please note: Lamp should be fitted professionally in accordance to local requirements.
Literature: P. Hahn (ed.), Die Metallwerkstatt Am Bauhaus, Bauhaus Archiv, Berlin, 1992, p. 204, cat. no. 161a (for the serial model)
Provenance: Private collection, Switzerland.
Designer: Christian Dell
Place of origin: Germany
Date of manufacture: 1920s
Price: € 2500.00
Reference Nr: € cc.Said (Dell)