Raak Bolide famous ceiling or wall light by Hermian Sneyders de Vogel for Raak Amsterdam 1971. Model B-1095. The lamp is made of white/cream lacquered aluminium and metal and gives a fantastic look when lit with a reflection E27 light bulb (not included)
In good condition some minor marks due to wear and age
Diameter 50 cm (19.7 inch)
height: 20 cm (7.8 inch)
‘Raak Lighting Architecture’ was founded in Amsterdam 1954. As the company name suggests, Raak aimed at the professional market from the start on. In the 30 years Raak existed it produced many daring models, quite often designed by prominent artists like Tapio Wirkkala, Sergio Asti , Casati & Ponzio and Lomazzi, D’Urbino & De Pas. The exceptional large and diverse creative output during the 1960’s and 1970’s makes the company stand out in Dutch design history.