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Rita Sargen Textured Pottery Table Lamp


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Amazing Ceramic lamp from the esteemed potter Rita Sargen. Excellent preowned condition Measures: 28" tall to the top of the finial Base is 6" square at the bottom and tapers slightly t a 5" square. Vintage 1940S OR 1950S MID-CENTURY MODERN STUDIO ART POTTERY LAMP CREATED BY CHICAGO ARTIST RITA SARGEN (1924-2005). Everything about appears original and it’s in excellent condition – no damage! Base is signed Sargen along the bottom edge. Excellent vintage condition with no chips, cracks or hairlines. In the late 1940’s while maintaining her own ceramic studio in Chicago, Illinois Rita Sargen gained regional and national recognition first and foremost for her custom handmade Modern ceramic lamps. In 1951 her work appeared on the cover of the May issue of “American Home” magazine. A lengthy article showing Rita and discussing her modernist pottery lamps also appeared in the June 4, 1957, issue of The Milwaukee Journal. At some point her work was represented by and sold through Singer and Sons, a furniture outlet specializing in modern home furnishings designed by revered designers of the day such as Gio Ponti, Carlo de Carli, Bertha Schaefer and others. A child of New York City and a graduate of The New York State College of Ceramics, (Alfred University), Rita moved to Chicago in 1945 to partner in a ceramic studio which ultimately by the late 1940’s became her own. Shipping / Other Items / More Pictures - Thank you for looking at our listings and please browse through our other items. We appreciate your interest. We will gladly supply additional photos, so please ask to see them if you’d like. And if you have any questions, please contact We will always strive to offer you the best shipping prices we can. We will gladly combine shipping costs for more than one item whenever possible and we will work with you on alternative shipping and delivery whenever possible. If you’re interested in this item, we are happy to check alternative shipping costs for you, please let us know before purchasing, thanks Regarding this item: We can possibly arrange delivery to parts of Arizona, as well as parts California, including Palm Springs, Pasadena, the Central Coast of California, and San Diego

Product Specifications

Depth: 6.0
Width: 6.0
Height: 28.0

Vintage Specifications

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