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"Semi-Direct" Holophane Correctalite Pendant, c1938
"Semi-Direct" Holophane Correctalite Pendant, c1938

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$675.00 Sale $540.00

From an original 1938 Holophane catalog in our archive: "The Holophane Correctalite presents the new trend - SEMI-DIRECT lighting. It is admirably suited for use in stores, offices, public building service areas, commercial display rooms, etc. Correctalite combines beauty with efficiency. The...

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Art Deco Bead-Chain Pendant with Wing Motif C1940
Art Deco Bead-Chain Pendant with Wing Motif C1940

$345.00 Sale $276.00

Bead-chain shades (the glass typically hangs from three ball-tipped bead chains) were popular from around 1935 into the early 1950s. The most common sizes were small 1-light fixtures used in bedrooms and hallways, especially as replacements for older obsolete styles, The shades are usually heavy ...

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Classic Moderne Entry Pendant in Brass with Chrome Details, c1935
Classic Moderne Entry Pendant in Brass with Chrome Details, c1935

$275.00 Sale $220.00

With a confident mix of both traditional and Streamline Moderne design elements, this clean-lined entry pendant is typical of a style of lighting that greeted counted visitors to homes between about 1935 and 1940. This example also retains its original finish of polished brass and chrome details....

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Unusual Semi-Indirect Black Modern Pendant, c1940
Unusual Semi-Indirect Black Modern Pendant, c1940

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$425.00 Sale $340.00

The reflector dish of this striking Streamline Moderne pendant came in to us with quite a bit of surface pitting, which is visible in the photograph. Rather than recoat the reflecting surface with a white enamel like it originally would have had (which would have emphasized these imperfections), ...

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Streamline Chrome Pendant w/Tinted Bowl Shade, c1935
Streamline Chrome Pendant w/Tinted Bowl Shade, c1935

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$425.00 Sale $340.00

Large semi-indirect Streamline pendants like this one were a common feature of late-1930s commercial and institutional interiors, both in new buildings and as replacement fixtures for obsolete chandeliers of earlier eras. The large 19" semi-opaque opal glass shade with its subtly graduated conce...

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Fabulous Deco-Era Store Pendant W/Lens Shade, 1935
Fabulous Deco-Era Store Pendant W/Lens Shade, 1935

$750.00 Sale $600.00

This classic Late Deco pendant features the popular combination white and clear shade common in many Depression-era stores and commercial settings. The clear pressed-glass lens on the bottom of the shade directed more direct rays downward while the opal upper glass diffused the light evenly aroun...

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Tiered Chrome 20" Late Deco Pendant C1938
Tiered Chrome 20" Late Deco Pendant C1938

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$650.00 Sale $520.00

Suspended bowl pendants have enjoyed a vogue from the early 20th century through to today, but this example perfectly reflects the style as seen through the eyes of the late Deco Moderne movement. The tiered opal shade combines comfortably with the chrome plated fixture, providing filtered ambien...

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Sparkling Deco-Era Store Pendant W/Lens Shade, C1935
Sparkling Deco-Era Store Pendant W/Lens Shade, C1935

$725.00 Sale $580.00

This classic Late Deco pendant features the popular combination white and clear shade common in many Depression-era stores and commercial settings. The clear pressed-glass lens on the bottom of the shade directed more direct rays downward while the opal upper glass diffused the light evenly aroun...

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Streamline Pendant W/ Stunning Prismatic Lens C1935
Streamline Pendant W/ Stunning Prismatic Lens C1935

$475.00 Sale $380.00

By the mid-1930s, Modernistic design (what we now call Art Deco) was already on the wane, and the dominant style trend of the day was Streamline Moderne, where ornamentation gave way to the clean aesthetics of speed. However, this stylistic leap was still too great for much of the general populat...

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Art Deco Pendant W/ Indirect Opal Glass Shade C1938
Art Deco Pendant W/ Indirect Opal Glass Shade C1938

$425.00 Sale $340.00

Semi-indirect lighting that diffused light through large conical shades and also reflected it up onto the ceiling was a very popular trend of the Depression period. Fixtures like this one originally appeared around 1934 and 1935, mainly for commercial applications, but also occasionally in homes....

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Art Deco Dual-Orbit Pendant, c1935
Art Deco Dual-Orbit Pendant, c1935

$625.00 Sale $500.00

From a galaxy far, far away (called the 1930s) comes an antique pendant with universal appeal (pun intended). On first glance, you might mistake it for a mid-century piece, so modern is its profile: the two rings of striped etched glass, the elongated opal shade, the utterly streamlined socket an...

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 Dual-Opacity Industrial Pendant C1940
Dual-Opacity Industrial Pendant C1940

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$575.00 Sale $460.00

Likely found dotting the interior of a large warehouse or manufacturing space, these dual-opacity industrial pendants offer more than just period utilitarian charm. With a frosted bottom half and a clear top half, these pendants provided the brightest, most useful light possible, and did it all i...

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