BL1 Table Lamp

BL1 Table Lamp

$1,199
$1,199

Designed by Robert Dudley Best in 1930, the Bestlite BL1 Table Lamp is a coveted design worldwide with strong references to Bauhaus. The minimalistic yet distinctive design makes it the perfect fit for any home office, workspace, creative corner or even as the lighting at your bedside table or in the living room.

DimensionsShade: 16cm x 13cm H Lamp: 51-83cm H Cord: 200cm

MaterialsAvailable in a range of hardware and shade finishes, please see tear-sheet under downloads for options

Additional InformationThe height is adjustable and the lamp can be tilted 90 degrees from horizontal to vertical, the shade can also be rotated 360 degrees.

Quick Ship Options 10-12 Weeks 
Chrome hardware with Black semi matt shade
All other models will have an approximate lead time of 14-18 weeks if not in-stock

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Robert Dudley Best (1892-1984) was heir to the world's largest lighting manufacturing company Best & Lloyd, founded in Birmingham in 1840. Despite the company's proud history of providing traditional lamps to a prestigious clientele, including Titanic and the Orient Express, Dudley Best was interested in a new collection that symbolised the spirit of the new age by appealing to the more avant-garde architects and setting a new agenda for lamp design. Following Bauhaus principles, Dudley Best had done away with the trimmings and detail of traditional Best & Lloyd products; he had both commercial and domestic use in mind and believed that lighting should be functional and practical as well as elegant. With this in mind, he returned to Birmingham in 1930, determined to put his Bestlite lamp design into production. Shop Designer >
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