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Description

Achille Castiglioni (1918-2002)

 

Bibip

 

A ceramic and metal floor lamp.
The swivel aluminum reflector with a circular handle connected with a white ceramic head on a steel slender stem on a hemispherical white ceramic base.

Produced by Flos, Italy.

1976.

 

Dimensions

Height : 190 cm (74.80 in.)

 

Literature

Ottagono n°46, September 1977, p.74-75

 

Domus n°603, February 1980, p.74

 

Domus n°646, January 1984, p.96

 

Domus n°675, September 1986, p.76

 

Giuliana Gramigna, Repertorio 1950/1980, Arnaldo Mondadori Editore, Milano, 1985, p.437

 

Sergio Polano, Achille Castiglioni, Pall Mall, 2012, p.301.

 

Note

One lamp in the collection of the Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, Inv. 2012.116.1

One lamp in the collection of the Triennale museum, Milan.