Joe Colombo - Design / Design Art New York Thursday, December 14, 2006 | Phillips

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  • Literature

    I Colombo: Joe Colombo 1930-1971 Gianni Colombo 1937-1993, exh. cat., Galleria d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Bergamo, 1995, p. 204; Mateo Kries, Joe Colombo Inventing the Future, Weil am Rhein, 2005, p. 256

  • Catalogue Essay

    This lamp originally designed for a competion for the offices of the Italian State Railway. It was nicknamed 'Yo Yo' due to the way the cable wound around the base.


"Elmo" table lamp

Enameled metal, chrome-plated metal, brass.
17 1/2 in. (44.5 cm) high, 9 in. (22.9 cm) base diameter
Manufactured by Forma & Funzione, Italy.

$5,000 - 7,000 

Sold for $3,840

Design / Design Art

14 Dec 2006, 2pm
New York