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grasshopper lamp

Gubi Grashoppa floor lamp by Greta Grossman

An authentic original Gubi Grashoppa floor lamp in warm grey.

Designed / launched by whom/when: Award winning Swedish Architect Greta Grossman (1906-99) married a jazz musician and migrated to Los Angeles in 1940 opening her own Archectiecture Studio/Showroom on Rodeo Drive attracting the custom and friendship of many European expat movie stars, including Greta Garbo and Ingrid Bergman. The iconic grashoppa was created in 1947.
Gubi of Copenhagen are the official licensed producers of Grossman’s Designs.

Inspiration: Post WWII Bauhaus Design, inspired by natures stick like Grasshoppers. A minimal form with practicality and function foremost in mind.

Fabrication: Tubular steel tripod stand with brass connector to 360 degree adjustable aluminium shade. Matt powder coat paint finish in warm grey. Black cord with switch.

DC Stylist: Beautiful, collectible, authentic 1940s Bauhaus Design to place beside your favourite lounge chair or sofa for reading.

DC Collector: Authentic original, made in Copenhagen by Gubi. Authentication: One owner, 10 years old, minimal use, looks as new.

DC Insider: ‘Replica Grasshopper lamps’ are not authenticated and are not found in the original ‘warm grey’.

 

 

Dimensions

  • Dimensions: H125cm W43cm
  • Condition: 4/5

Designer

  • Greta Grossman

Shipping

$1,100.00