Characteristics of the Art Deco straight-line elegance combined with attractive, lush ornamentation. In the arts, particularly fond of as a flat, floral, almost sprawling 2D-motives are shown, whose contours are still sharp and clean. Pomp and appearances, which was pressed as a curved ornamentation in geometrically accurate forms: Under this premise, pieces of furniture, buildings and works of art, awarded by sweeping motifs and precious materials, the desire for luxury and beauty of expression developed over the years.With the outbreak of the Second world war, Art Deco lost its importance, although he could hold as a style in the direction of particularly in the US, and relatively late in a Design Era has passed. So Art Deco, coined in the early 50s, still, in many places, the understanding of Aesthetics. Primarily in industrial design. In the 1980s, the Designer, took some of the style characteristics of the Art Deco period increased again and today the Art Deco delight of the original objects again increasing in popularity.
Looking for Art Deco Originals from the 20s and 30s, it is mainly at flea markets or Online auction houses to find it. However, modern interpretations of Art Deco do not need to hide behind this as the following great finds to prove it.
5 pretty lamps and lights in the Art Deco style
Especially fine eye-catcher luminaires and lamps from the Art Deco period. Like so much of this time should not stand in the case of furniture, pictures and lamps, only the Benefit is in the foreground. Instead, it was placed on the lush design of the furniture itself, at least as much as its decorative properties. And if an Art-Deco lamp is a little, decorative – says the Name already.
The Design of this floor lamp is a Prime example of Art Deco Aesthetics: Clear design, elegant look, and floral Design. The lamp reminds your chalice-shaped light-emitting body to a Tulip and thus meets the expectations of the organic characteristics in the Design. At the same time, the silver elements and the dark wood look particularly elegant and noble. This floor lamp is a very successful replica of one in the 20s, which is particularly popular lamp shape:
In this ceiling lamp, the reflected, particularly pointing Ostentation, the Art Deco eighth also. Tassels made of glass reflect the light in a particularly neat manner, whereby the hanging lamp is given a further decorative Touch. The shimmer of the green glass elements in the brass version of this Art Deco lamp is very valuable. Here, too, a modern Interpretation has created classic items that do not need to hide behind the Original:
Who could afford in the 20s and 30s, an expensive and classy furnishings in the Art Deco, wanted to showcase this. What would be the use of a chandelier in the bedroom, where no one can see him, comes to visit? And so the very noble lamps were found mainly in Salons and in hallways where they could be admired by everyone.