Akari 50EN, 70EN & 95EN
Isamu Noguchi, 1950's - 1960's
Akari Light Sculptures by Isamu Noguchi are considered icons of 1950s modern design. Designed by Noguchi beginning in 1951 and handmade for a half century by the original manufacturer in Gifu, Japan, the paper lanterns are a harmonious blend of Japanese handcraft and modernist form. The ceiling shades are made of handmade washi paper and bamboo ribbing.
Hard-wire kit for use with ceiling box: includes 6 feet of white cord, 5 inches round white metal canopy, and ceiling mount hardware.
Plug-in kit for use with wall outlet: includes 18 feet of white cord and on/off switch placed 4 feet from standard 2-prong plug.
Model 50EN – Size: 20″ x 10″
Model 70EN – Size: 27″ x 13″
Model 95EN – Size: 37″ x 16″