A truly eye-catching set of unusual Gilt Metal Table Lamp, fashioned in the shape of a Wild Duck. Designed by Lanciotto Galeotti and signed “L Galeotti, Tiratura Limitata”, as this is a limited-edition set produced in Italy by L’originale. L’originale is an Italian company founded by Galeotti. L’originale produces handmade luxury lamps. Each of the lamps produced are handmade, so none the same but all pieces of art. The Wild Duck sculptures have a beautiful original Patina with normal wear due to use and age. In very good condition, quite large and mounted on a travertine Base. Comes with a completely new set shades with gold inside for a very luxury feeling and a warm light effect.
Lanciotto Galeotti (1912-1988) was an Italian sculptor and furniture designer who is best known for his lamps and other decorative objects.These lamps are whimsical and playful and are highly collectible today, and they are considered to be some of the most iconic examples of Italian mid-century modern design. Galeotti was a major figure in the development of Italian mid-century modern design. His work is characterized by its elegance, innovation, and playfulness.