“PoulHenningsen, designer, was born in Copenhagen. He never graduated as an architect, but studied at The Technical School at Frederiksberg, Denmark from 1911-14, and then at Technical College in Copenhagen from 1914-17. He started practicing traditional functionalistic architecture, but over the years, his professional interests changed to focus mainly on lighting which is what he is most famous for.”
TheLouis Poulsen VL38 Wall Lamp is a fixture that emits a downward directed light. The angle of the shade can be adjustedin order to optimize light distribution more efficiently. The wall lamp’s shade is painted white on the inside in order to ensure a more soft and comfortable light.
The Louis Poulsen VL38 Wall Lamp has a white surface with powdered, coated brass. The fixture is designed for rear housing light. The shade is aluminum and the arm is 100% brass. The fixture has two dimming settings and a timer function for automatic switching. This can be set to either 4 or 8 hours. The wall lamp has a width of 135 mm, a height of 190 mm, a length of 290 mm, and a total weight of 1.1 kg.