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Santa & Cole GATCPAC Floor Lamp

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  • Product Information

    Torres Clavé, an architect who was taken from us too early in the Spanish Civil War, founded GATCPAC, a group that sought to foster rationalist architecture in Catalonia and thus sympathized with the German Bauhaus and the modern movement. Along with his colleagues Sert, Subirana and others he designed a lamp that they offered as a gift in the buildings they erected, occasionally customizing one detail or another as if laying down their collective signature. This is the GATCPAC lamp that Santa & Cole are re-editing according to Torres Clavé’s plans, thought to be the first and the original lamp of the many variations the group produced.

    It has a metal base and a tall shaft with a broad cross-section like an unsheathed column. At the top, a joint that can be adjusted by hand grips a dome-shaped shade that can be directed upwards (for indirect light) or to one side or the other (for direct light). This feature transforms it into a household light – a machine à illuminer – with a strict purpose, far from Greek or Roman historicist evocations. A flawlessly modern piece.

    The GATCPAC lamp is part of the Design Classics collection, a series of objects created at different times of modernism with the twofold aim of strengthening historical memory – which is sometimes endangered – and putting forward critical discussion on creation in industrial design beyond mere trends.


    Features

    • Designed by Josep Torres Clavé, 1931
    • Dimmer included
    • Suitable only for indoor use
    • UL Listed

    Care Instructions: Clean with a smooth cloth. Do not use ammonia, solvents or abrasive cleaning products.

    Designed by Josep Torres Clave.
    • UL Listed UL Listed
    Technical Details
    Materials Metal polished aluminum structure with adjustable lampshade.
    Specifications Dimensions:
    • Overall: 16.1 in Dia x 81.5 in H
    • Base: 15.7 in Dia
    • Cable Length: 78.7 in
    Lamp Type:
    • LED
    • Fluorescent
    • Incandescent
    Bulbs:
    • 1 x 13.5W 120V E26 (medium base) LED lamp (not included) OR
    • 1 x 20W 120V E26 (medium base) Compact Fluorescent lamp (not included) OR
    • 1 x 150W max 120V E26 (medium base) Incandescent lamp (not included)
    Listing:
    • cULus
    • Dry Location
    • IP20
    SKU
    TLC02
    Current selection:
    Catalog ID 18451312
    Reference ID 258507931657
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    Shipping Time: Ships in 6-8 weeks.
    Shipping Cost: Free

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