(b. Ordrup 1894, d. Hillerød 1967)
“Artichoke”. Pendant with high-gloss chrome-plated steel frame and copper blades. Manufactured by Louis Poulsen. H. 60. Diam. 60 cm.
Literature: “Tænd!”, p. 277.
PH “Artichoke” was designed in 1958 for the restaurant Langelinie Pavillionen in Copenhagen, where it still hangs. The luminaire consists of 72 blades divided into 12 rows, and their mutual placement provides a totally glare-free light regardless of viewing angle.
Source: Louis Poulsen