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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2006.175
People
Alvar Aalto, Finnish (Kuortane, Finland 1898 - 1976 Helsinki, Finland)
Manufactured by Artek, Finnish (founded 1935)
Title
Spherical Wall-washing Ceiling Light from Woodberry Poetry Room
Classification
Lighting Devices
Work Type
lighting device
Date
1948
Culture
Finnish
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/312801
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Brass, partly painted white, with electrical components
Dimensions
76 cm (29 15/16 in.)
76.2 x 20.3 x 20.3 cm (30 x 8 x 8 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of The Harvard College Library
Accession Year
2006
Object Number
2006.175
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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