Table lamp 'Nastro', 1983. Alberto Fraser for Stilnova.
Table lamp 'Nastro', 1983
Stand and diffuser in polycarbonate, extruded,several colours PVC with integrated electrical cables and strengthening elements.
H. 51 cm., excellent condition.
Execution: Stilnovo, Milan. Under Marked:. STILNOVO MOD. NASTRO. Electrified.
Additional "Alberto Fraser worked as a designer in a research center for word processing systems and was fascinated by the beauty and the potential of the colorful made in one piece coaxial cables which flowed from the open computers. Based he developed a simple, transparent coaxial cable, which receives both the current-carrying copper wires as well as a strengthening element, and designed it as an elegant side product of the computer age in a table lamp with flexible arm "(Fiell, 2005). The architect and designer Alberto Fraser lives and works in Milan.
Literature Charlotte and Peter Fiell, 1000 Lights, Vol 1, Cologne, 2005, pp. 331, illustrated