Lampada vintage Artemide by Gae Aulenti 1972, lampada da tavolo, comodino o fissabile al muro. Rara e bellissima, è nota per aver fatto parte degli allestimenti scenografici della celebre serie tv vintage Spazio 1999.
Gae Aulenti Artemide Pileino Table Lamp but can even be hanged to the wall or the ceiling by the base and can be oriented as the base is turnable.
Materials: White round pivoting plastic base. White painted adjustable hat or helmet style aluminium lampshade. Bakelite E14 socket.
Height: 25 cm / 9.84"
Width: 22 cm / 8.66"
Base: ? 18 cm / 7.08"
Electricity: 1 bulb E14, 1 x 40 watt maximum. 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used, but a white/opal/frosted bulb is preferred.
Period: 1970s - Mid-Century Modern.
Designer: Gae Aulenti (1927 - 2012) in 1972.
Manufacturer: Artemide, Pregnana Milanese, near Milan, Italy.
Other versions: The Gae Aulenti Artemide Pileino table lamp exists in three versions. Named Pileino, Mezzopileo and Pileo. They are named after the pileus. A Greek hat or a mushroom cap.
Designed by Gae Aulenti in the same year she participated in an exposition in the MoMA in New York about Italian design named "Italian: the New Domestic Landscape". Together with Ettore Sottsass, Joe Colombo and Gaetano Pesce.
The Pileo was featured, among others, in the classic Tv serie Space 1999 and it;s a real collectible gem due to its rarity.