Original Exploding Star, Series 6660-D-11 MET Auditorium

Product No.: 50072
Flush Mount, Chandelier, Pendant
Mid-Century Modern
1963 / original
€ 29,291.67*
* non EU: Export price, excl. VAT, shipment costs on request, price in USD only approximate value
€ 35,150 **
** EU: Prices incl. VAT, shipment incl.

Designed in 1963 by Hans Harald Rath, ‘Exploding Stars’ were made as a present from the Austrian people to the USA out of gratitude for rescuing Austria from the Nazi-regime for the new Metropolitan Opera House New York in 1966. Designed and executed by J [&] L Lobmeyr Vienna, in an unconventional, striking method of construction. Prescription and illustration are to find in an article of Ingrid Müller, Leuchten in der Metropolitan Opera, New York, Lichttechnik 1/1967, Berlin

Material

brass, Swarovski strass and hand-cut Crystal-glass

Technical Data

Hight:
45 cm (17.72 inch)
⌀:
75 cm (29.53 inch)
Sockets:
16x E14 (E12 USA) for incandescent and self balasted LED lamps

Energy Effizience Category