Akari Light Sculpture - Akari VB-13T

Designer:  Isamu Noguchi
Materials:  Handmade washi paper, bamboo ribbing, metal frame
Dimensions:  L 15", H 21.6" 
Year of Design:  1951

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.

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