William Lam, ‘Desk Lamp’, ca. 1950, Patrick Parrish Gallery

Lightweight fiberglass and birch dowel desk lamp designed by William Lam for his company Lam Inc. of Cambridge, Massachusetts. Bill was a MIT-trained architect & lighting designer who ran his own design workshop in the Boston area. His designs were used for California Case Study Houses he and won a MoMA Good Design Awards.

Manufacturer: Lam Inc. of Cambridge, Massachusetts.