About the Designer
Jac Jacobsen Norway (1901 - 1996)
Starting in 1921, Jacobsen worked in the textile industry. In 1934 he founded Luxo ASA, former Jac. Jacobsen A / S, a Norwegian industrial group. It was originally a marketing company for textile machinery. In 1937, he developed the Luxo-L1, abalanced-arm lamp. Today, the lamp is part of various exhibitions in museums around the world, as the lamp is being seen as an example for classic lamp design. The L1 construction principle is based on the Anglepoise lamp, developed by George Carwardine in 1933. Jac Jacobsen lived to be 95 years old and was active in the company until his last days.
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|Product Type: Desk||Style: Traditional|
|Fixture Finish: 1: Silver / Pewter||Fixture Finish: 2: White / Cream|
|Fixture Finish: 3: Grey||Fixture Finish: 4: White|
|Hardware Finish: Aluminum||Powder Coated Finish: Yes|
|Fixture Material: Metal||Hardware Material: Stainless Steel|
|Number of Items Included: 1||Number of Lights: 1|
|Bulb Type: CFL||Bulb Life: 8000 Hours|
|Light Direction: Down||Wattage per Bulb: 13 Watts (W)|
|Bulbs Included: Yes||Shade Included: Yes|
|Built-in Outlet: No||Adjustable Height: Yes|
|Night Light: No||Swing Arm: Yes|
|Switch Type: On/Off Switch||Cord Color: Black|
|Lifestage: Adult||Gender: Unisex|
|Commercial Use: Yes||Recycled Content: Yes|
|Eco-Friendly: No||Product Care: While the product is turned off wipe clean with a damp rag|
|Country of Manufacture: China|
|Assembly Required: Yes|
|Product Warranty: 5 years|
|cUL Listed: Yes||UL Listed: Yes|
|Energy Star Compliant: No||Damp, Dry or Wet Location Listed: Dry|
|CE Approved: Yes||General Conformity Certificate: Yes|
|RoHS Compliant: Yes|
Jessica from Philadelphia, PA– Verified Buyer
This light is perfect for my desk. Takes up so little space and the arm stands firm and doesn't sag or fall down like some cheapie versions. The bulb it comes with takes a bit to warm up since its a cfl but it works great. Glad I spent a little more on this fixture than on some other "architect's lamp."
Great work light
Lauren from Kenner, LA– Verified Buyer
I love this lamp. I have been looking for a task lamp for a long time and finally decided on the luxo. It is a beautiful design and I love the articulating head and long arm. It is great to sew and paint under, as well as do less fun "office" things. Very happy with my purchase!
I finally found you!!!!
M. from Michigan– Verified Buyer
If you're reading this review then you've probably been doing as much searching for a lamp like this as I did. These are extremely hard to find. This is a great quality lamp, nice looking, and the price was fairly good as well. I was definitely pleased to find it on this site. And I have to add the customer service was excellent. I really appreciated the call back to see how well I liked the lamp. I mean, who does that anymore
John from New York, NY– Verified Buyer
I owned the original L-1 for many years and was always very satisfied with the look and performance. This L-1 is modernized for use with today's more efficient bulbs and so does not get as hot as hot. The proportion of the shade is a little different and the switch is mounted on the side rather than on top. Generally i'm a design purest, but I think in general it's an improvement on the classic.
still a classic
Andrew from takoma park, MD– Verified Buyer
I was a little concerned that the redesign of the supposedly original "architect's lamp" for CFL bulbs (no more heat shield in the shade) would be taken as an opportunity to incorporate some corner-cutting. Nope, nope, nope, this lamp is tops. It stays where you place it and has a very sturdy feel. I wish I had gotten it when I heard about it two decades ago and I'm trying to think of ways to incorporate more of them into my (small) apartment. My sole complaint is that it comes with a cheapo bulb, but that is easily replaced with a decent name-brand one.
Kile from New York– Verified Buyer
I thought this Edge Clamp Architect Table Lamp was great. The quality was good, I have no complaints.
If you dont like it, return it.
Craig from Walnut Creek, CA– Verified Buyer
It works like it's support to. If you're on the fence, just try it out. If you don't like it, return it. Take some time and return it if you don't like. It's better to see it for yourself than sit there and wonder for days and days.
Love this lamp!
J from Brooklyn, NY– Verified Buyer
I can't have too many of these lamps and I found the best price here.
David from Portland, OR– Verified Buyer
Excellent quality I am very happy with it thanks xx.
Barbara from Toronto, ON– Verified Buyer
I love my new desk lamp, attractive, solid, directable. Added a new lightbulb and I am working here happily. A great purchase