The wall lamp has an unusual reflector with 2 types of light emission: indirect glare-free into the room and purposefully enlarged in stripes downwards. The company HOLOPHANE in France specialized in functional lighting with glass reflectors in mostly complex production.
WALL LAMP WITH GLASS REFLECTOR - FRANCE - AROUND 1940
H 16,5 cm W 56,5 cm D 10,5 cm
Sheet steel box painted in silk matt white, semi-cylindrical reflector made of pressed glass, partially covered in white with a clear, optically press
with few signs of wear. The French wall lamp is very elaborate to produce. A flat, glare-free radiation into the room, combined with the "magnification field" below. Possibly intended for use above the mirror or as a reading light.