the model 10A floor lamp is an iconic part of the akari light sculpture series designed by isamu noguchi beginning in 1951. the series has been handmade for over half a century by the original manufacturer in gifu japan. the paper lamp is a harmonious blend of japanese handcraft and modernist form created from handmade washi paper and bamboo ribbing supported by a metal frame. this lamp is fully licensed and made available by the noguchi museum. each genuine akari model will have a stamped red sun and half moon with japan written under the symbol on the shade. next to the symbol will be the signature I. Noguchi. the lamps age gracefully due to the quality of the paper. akari model 10A floor lamp accommodating up to a 60 watt bulb (not included) dimensions: 21" x 50"