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Moss Lamps: Lighting the '50s
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Moss Lamps: Lighting the '50s (Hardback)

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Once seen, never forgotten: that's a Moss lamp! Plexiglas bodies, spun glass shades, and spinning figurines were radiantly combined to transform humdrum 1950s home decor into something extraordinary. Today, these marvels of modern design continue to spark the interest of collectors. This book offers the first-ever, in-depth look at the Moss company and its shining array of lighting products. It traces the Moss success story through exclusive interviews with family members and employees, 750 current and vintage product photos, and never-before-seen materials from the Moss archives. Also included are a product index, price guide, and detailed information on the many collectible figurines that graced Moss lamps, from such noted design houses as Ceramic Arts Studio, deLee Art, Hedi Schoop, and Lefton. An illuminating and lighthearted look at the lamps, it's ideal for anyone attracted to the fresh, fun side of brilliant '50s design!

Art, Fashion & PhotographyAntiques & collectablesFurniture & furniture collectingSport & HobbiesHandicrafts, decorative arts & craftsDecorative wood & metalwork Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Ltd Publication Date: 18/11/1999 ISBN-13: 9780764310027  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
Availability: Currently unavailable. Foyles can order for despatch to customer when the publisher is re-supplied on 08/06/2018.  

Donald-Brian Johnson is the co-author of Higgins: Adventures in Glass and The Chase Catalogs: 1934 & 1935 and currently lives in Omaha, Nebraska. Leslie Pi a is a noted authority on twentieth-century decorative arts and author of numerous books, including her collaborations with Mr. Johnson.

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