Akari Isamu Noguchi ceiling lamp Models 16A

by Akari

Akari Light Sculptures by Isamu Noguchi are considered icons of 1950s modern design. Designed by Noguchi beginning in 1951 and handmade for a half century by the original manufacturer in Gifu, Japan, the paper lanterns are a harmonious blend of Japanese handcraft and modernist form.

 The lamps are created from handmade washi paper and bamboo ribbing, supported by a metal frame.


Wiring options:

-Hard-wire kit for use with ceiling box: includes 6 feet of white cord, 5 inch round white metal canopy, and ceiling mount hardware.

-Plug-in kit for use with wall outlet: includes 18 feet of white cord and on/off switch placed 4 feet from standard 2-prong plug.


Dimensions: 20" x 19" x 9.5"