Upsala-Ekeby Art Deco Green Table Lamp by Anna-Lisa Thomson. 1930s.
Swedish Art Deco Table Lamp in Green. Design by Anna-Lisa Thomson for Swedish Upsala-Ekeby. This model was produced 1936-1938. The lamp has no stamp but a label "Upsala-Ekeby".
Great vintage condition with new wiring and lampholder.
Shade is sold separately.
Height lamp base including socket 36 cm / 14.2"
Height for lamp base + shade: 50 cm / 19.7"
Diameter of lamp base (where widest): 19 cm / 7.5"
Anna-Lisa Thomson received her education at the Technical School in Stockholm from 1924 to 1928. She began immediately after training at the ceramic factory St.
One of Thomson's most famous works are the vase "Paprika" of 1948, which was manufactured in a variety of shapes and sizes and produced still well into the 1960s. "Paprika" is a combination of rough, black pottery and shiny white or yellow glaze, this was a novelty for the time.
Anna-Lisa Thomson was also a talented painter and her work was naive, nature-inspired and colorful. She suffered from cancer and died at 46 years of age. The Swedish book of poetry "Eko av dagens ljusa klang" includes Anna-Lisa Thomson illustrations and was published posthumously in 1953.