Eileen Gray. Pair of mermaid table lights for Jumo, circa 1945.
Exceptional pair of French table lamps ‘Sirene’ by Eileen Gray edited by Jumo.
This iconic lamp is constructed in black lacquered folded sheet metal resting on a circular brass and black enamel metal base.
Circular metal lampshade with diffuser in white Perspex with the original brass switch to the base.
This stylish Eileen Gray table lamp was made in France in the 1940s through to the 1950s and was named model “mermaid”.
The mermaid on the shaft of the lamp can be recognized and is directly inspired by the ‘Mermaid Chair’ emblematic of Eileen Gray’s work.
Both are in good vintage condition and have been rewired, checked and cleaned. No major damages to either of the shades.