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AKARI 45A LAMP

The Akari Light Sculptures (1951) by Isamu Noguchi are a series of luminaires handcrafted from traditional shoji paper by Japanese artisans. Š—“The harshness of electricity is … transformed through the magic of paper back to the light of our origin Š—– the sun.Š— (Noguchi)

Lampshades: shoji paper, some partially painted. Some models with end pieces in wood/bamboo.
Structure: bamboo/steel wire.
Legs: painted steel wire.

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