by Philippe Starck, 2013
Floor lamp producing diffuse light.
The BIBLIOTHEQUE NATIONALE floor lamp designed in 2013 by Philippe Starck for FLOS, comprises of a base, rod stand, book shelves and diffuser stand in chrome plated die cast zinc, an internal opal polycarbonate diffuser, and an external diffuser of fabric, or in clear of fumée methacrylate, or in silver or bronze on the inner surface by vacuum-aluminised coating. A USB outlet on the base enable charging of smartphones or tablets.
Ø400mm diameter shade, 320 x320mm base
Overall height 1500mm
Opal polycarbonate inner diffuser, Fabric, clear or fumée methacrylate outer diffuser, or with silver or bronze internal vacuum-aluminised coating
E27 lamp holder base, suitable for retro-fit LED lamps
On/off dimmer switch located on the 2010mm power cord
IP20, Indoor use only