table lamp / original design / methacrylate / height-adjustable
PIPISTRELLO e MINIPIPISTRELLO
by Gae Aulenti
Table or standing lamp with diffused light, adjustable height. Glazed stainless steel telescope. White opal methacrylate diffuser. Base and knob in aluminum lacquered in the new agave green /VE color and in the brass satin /OT finish color. Also available in aluminum lacquered in the series-production colors: dark brown /MA, white /BI, purple red /RO, glossy black /NE coated aluminium and satin aluminium /AL. Led bulbs included. Designed in 1965 by Gae Aulenti for Martinelli Luce, the lamp is made with innovative techniques for the diffuser in methacrylate for the time in which it was designed. The shape of conic base grows in the height through the ribs of the diffuser as the wings of a bat. Resting on a table or standing on floor this lamp features with its expressive power any type of envirnment.