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American Decorative Arts
Designer: Greta von Nessen, American, born Sweden, 1898–1978
Manufacturer: Nessen Studio, Incorporated, American, founded 1927

Anywhere Lamp

Introduced 1951

Enameled sheet steel, aluminum, Bakelite, and rubber cord

15 × 13 × 14 in. (38.1 × 33 × 35.6 cm)
Gift of John M. Hall
20th century
Lighting Devices

John Mark Hall, New York, before 2013; given through his estate to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2020

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