Joe Colombo 'Vademecum' Lamp for Kartell
A space-age icon ready to brighten things up.
Joe Colombo created bold and daring designs which exhibited a strong optimistic vision for a 'habitat of the future.' Several of his works have reached iconic status as design objects including this space-age lamp known as the 'Vademecum'.
The Vademecum lamp (Model 4034) is a coveted Colombo design for Italian maker Kartell. The design features a graphic plastic base with a stainless steel visor. The visor can be adjusted to control the amount of light and protect the bulbs when not in use.
This rare out of production lamp is a must have character piece for any contemporary home.
Materials: Beautifully made from cast moulded plastic and stainless steel
Plastic Condition: Surface is in good vintage condition with light discoloration and some fine scratching
Stainless Steel Condition: Good vintage condition with fine scratching and age related wear
Electrical: Professionally rewired