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Double Shade Suspension Tolomeo Mega

by Michele De Lucchi & Giancarlo Fassina

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An extension to the iconic Tolomeo family, Double Suspension Tolomeo Mega Shade by Michele De Lucchi and Giancarlo Fassina for Artemide features two shades balanced on each side of an adjustable telescopic stem. This double suspension comes in a selection of shades andsizes, giving a warmer and more transitional look to the pendant light.

Artemide has been a worldwide leader in lighting design with an unparalleled commitment to technological innovation, research and human interaction, committed to the philosophy of "the Human Light". For over six decades, Artemide has created award-winning collaborations with some of the world’s most talented designers.

Double Shade Suspension Tolomeo Mega by Michele De Lucchi and Giancarlo Fassina for Artemide
- Iconic modern design
- 3 types of shades (parchment, silver fiber or black) in 4 sizes (10. 12. 14. 17) - except for 10 which doesn't come in black.
- Minimum height 36.6", maximum height 58.25" X W 58.25", each arm is 21"
- Arms in extruded aluminum, fully adjustable and articulated
- Joints and tension control knobs in die-cast aluminum
- Internal tension springs and external tension control cables in stainless steel
- Telescopic stem in chrome plated steel, adjustable at installation
- Hardwired, indoor use only
- 2 Bulbs (not included) Max 150W E26/A19
- Limited warranty 5 years
- Made in Italy
- Free shipping



Michele De Lucchi & Giancarlo Fassina
Michele De Lucchi & Giancarlo Fassina

Born in Italy in 1961, Michele De Lucchi is best known for having designed the Tolomeo lamp for Artemide in 1987 in collaboration with Giancarlo Fassina. The lamp is now arguably Artemide’s most iconic fixture and a landmark of contemporary design. Having a background in architecture and industrial design, De Lucchi also favors a craftsman-like approach and since 1990 through the line “Produzione Privata,” he has created a series of artisan-produced items such as small sculptures carved with a power saw. Born in Milan in 1935, Italian architect Giancarlo Fassina was a leading figure in Italian avant-garde design beginning in the 1970’s. Through his work with the Radical “anti-design” movement he explored scale distortion, color and promoted the social relevance and humor of objects.