Bestlite BL 2 in brass and porcelain shade
BL 2 table lamp
The arm comes in chrome or brass.
The shade is made of powder coated metal or casted porcelain (added in 2013).
This shade and base is available in matt black, matt off-white, matt white, white and porcelain
Dimensions: H: 50 x L:17,5 x W:17,5 x Ø:16 cm.
Bestlite has been in continuous production since 1930. Winston Churchill is numbered amongst its many famous users. The Bestlite design was conceived by Robert Dudley Best who was highly influenced by the Bauhaus.
Bauhaus was a school in Germany that merged practical crafts with the fine arts and became famous for the design concept that it publicized and taught. Bauhaus had a profound influence upon subsequent developments in art, architecture, graphic design, interior design and industrial design and Bauhaus style became one of the most influential forces behind Modernist architecture and modern design.
Eighty years on, the Bestlite design stays close to its industrial roots and true to its original design. Bestlite is held in permanent collections at both the Victoria & Albert Museum and the Design Museum in London. Loved by architects, designers and design aficionados throught its 80-year history, today, Bestlite enjoys global iconic status.
Bestlite BL 2 in brass and matt white
Bestlite BL 2 in chrome and black
Bestlite BL 2 in chrome and off white
Installation with Bestlite BL 2 in all brass
Installation of Bestlite BL 2 in all brass
Installation of Bestlite BL 2 in chrome and white