• Important 20th Century Decorat auction at Christies

    Sale 2230

    Important 20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    8 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 260

    VERNER PANTON (1926-1998)

    A CELLIDOR AND NYLON 'TYPE G' HANGING LIGHT, CIRCA 1970

    Price Realised  

    VERNER PANTON (1926-1998)
    A Cellidor and Nylon 'Type G' Hanging Light, circa 1970
    manufactured by J. Lüber AG
    47½ in. (120.5 cm.) drop
    with original paper tags attached with chord inscribed design Verner Panton for J. Jüber Basel Swiss made


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    cf. A. von Vegesack, M. Remmele, eds., exhibition catalogue, Verner Panton: The Collected Works, Weil am Rhein, Vitra Design Museum, 2000, pp. 53 and 221 for illustrations of other hanging lamps of this model.
    C. and P. Fiell, eds., 1000 Lights: 1960 to Present, Cologne, 2005, p. 192 for an illustration of other hanging lights of this design.