Are you looking for an Art Deco desk lamp?
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We have made a list of the top 3 Art Deco lamps for you to choose from. Pick one based on your needs and wishes – a banker’s Art Deco desk lamp, a Tiffany-style lamp, or maybe an aesthetic lamp.
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Top 3 Art Deco Desk Lamps
BEST OF BEST ART DECO DESK LAMP
Franklin Iron Tiffany Desk Lamp
Wrought Iron Base With A Bronze Finish
This Art Deco desk lamp features a wrought iron base with a bronze finish and gold finish edges. The beautiful geometric-patterned Tiffany-style lampshade is made of hand-cut stained glass, assembled using the copper foil technique.
Stained Glass Lampshade
The Franklin Iron Tiffany Desk Lamp is 26 3/8″ high while the square base is 7″ wide. The shade is 4 1/2″ across top x 15″ across bottom x 10 1/2″ on the slant x 7″ high. It is made of more than 60 pieces of stained glass. The lamp uses two max 60W standard-medium base bulbs (not included).
Twin On-Off Light Pull Switches
This Tiffany-style desk lamp features twin on-off light pull switches and an 8-foot long brown cord and plug. It compatible with incandescent, LED, halogen, or CFL light bulbs, and dimmable with compatible dimmers (sold separately).
- wrought iron base with a bronze finish
- geometric-patterned Tiffany-style lampshade
- uses two max 60W standard-medium base bulbs
- twin on-off light pull switches
- 8-foot long brown cord and plug
- compatible with incandescent, LED, halogen, or CFL bulbs
BEST BANKER ART DECO DESK LAMP
Cages Banker’s Desk Lamp
Classic Retro Design
This Art Deco desk lamp features a classic retro design with an antique brass metal body and a green lampshade made of thick glass. It emits a comfortable light that will create a cozy and peaceful atmosphere in your office or living room.
Durable & Energy-Efficient
The Cages Banker’s Desk Lamp can be rotated to adjust the lighting angle. It is durable, energy-efficient and rust-resistant. Its unique and decorative appearance will add a dash of elegance to any space. A bulb is not included with the lamp.
Padded Non-Slip Base
This antique banker’s lamp is compatible with E27 max 40W light bulbs. It features a pull switch that is typical for traditional banker or Emeralite lamps. The padded non-slip base protects your furniture from scratches. The dimensions of the lamp are 38 H x 23 W inches.
- antique brass metal body
- green lampshade made of thick glass
- durable, energy-efficient & rust-resistant
- compatible with E27 max 40W light bulbs
- padded non-slip base
BEST AESTHETIC ART DECO DESK LAMP
Design Toscano Peacock Desk Lamp
Manufactured by Design Toscano
This Art Deco desk lamp in Peacock Maidens style is manufactured by Design Toscano. It is the US’ premier source for historical replicas and one-of-a-kind home and garden accents. Their home decor collection is hand-crafted using the highest-quality materials.
Made Using Real Crushed Stone
The Design Toscano Peacock Maidens Sculptural Lamp 360 degrees sculpted so the twin maidens with feathered headdresses can be admired from any angle. This aesthetic desk lamp is made using real crushed stone bonded with durable designer resin, and handpainted with a refined metallic paint.
Sturdy Faux Ebony Base
The sculpture stands on a sturdy faux ebony base and measures 12″ W x 6.5 ” D x 20″ H. It is a true piece of art that will be a conversation starter and a centerpiece in any office or living room. Emitting a soft light, this highly decorative desk lamp will create a relaxing and cozy atmosphere in any space.
- made using real crushed stone
- handpainted with a refined metallic paint
- features a faux ebony base
- emits a soft and comfortable light
- highly decorative desk lamp
THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT ART DECO DESK LAMPS
Art Deco lamps boast a stylish and timeless design and remain a popular choice for lighting in contemporary interiors. They will transform your home into something special, and sneak in a bit of glamour. To help you choose the best Deco desk lamp for your needs, we are giving you a few tips below:
Art Deco – Short for “Arts Décoratifs”, Art Deco (sometimes referred to as Deco) is is a style of decorative arts, design and architecture that was influenced by different styles and movements of the early 20th century. It was named after an international exhibition that was held in Paris in 1925. Art Deco influenced the design of furniture, jewelry, buildings, fashion, motor vehicles, etc. Combining modern styles with fine craftsmanship and advanced technology, it represented luxury and glamour. Even though the Art Deco Period lasted only 20 years, it is still a very popular design choice today.
Incandescent Bulbs – There are 4 main types of light bulbs that may be compatible with your Art Deco desk lamp: incandescent, halogen, CFL and LED. Incandescent bulbs are a traditional and most commonly used type of light bulbs. Emitting a warm light, they are the cheapest and the least energy-efficient out of the four. They usually last for up to a year.
3 Other Bulb TypesEmitting a white light that is similar to daylight, halogen bulbs are energy efficient but have the shortest lifespan. CFL bulbs are also energy-efficient and last longer than incandescent bulbs. They are less expensive than LED bulbs, which are the most energy-efficient bulbs. They are long-lasting, (usually up to 50,000 hours), bright, and provide directional lighting.
Banker’s Lamps – Bankers or Emeralite lamps are electric table lamps that are characterized by a brass stand, lampshade made of thick glass (originally green) and pull-chain on/off switch. This iconic lamp was invented by Harrison D. McFaddin in 1909.
Tiffany-Style Lamps – A Tiffany-style lamp is a replica of an authentic Tiffany lamp, which is a glass shade lamp designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany in the 1900s. The most famous Tiffany model is the stained glass lamp. The name “Tiffany” has become synonymous with all lamps resembling the original works of L. C. Tiffany.
The Franklin Iron Tiffany Lamp is the best Art Deco desk lamp. It features a wrought iron base with a bronze finish and a geometric-patterned Tiffany-style lampshade made of stained hand-cut glass. It is compatible with incandescent, LED, halogen, or CFL bulbs. Make sure you also check out our posts on antique brass desk lamps and antique banker’s lamps.