Bauhaus Curt Fischer 1950's East German Task Lamp By Midgard


Bauhaus 1950’s East German Task Lamp Designed & Made By Curt Fischer For The Midgard Licht GmbH.

Midgard Was Founded In 1919 By The Engineer Curt Fischer. A Lamp Manufacturer Who Has Been Producing These Lamps In Germany To Date. Midgard Constructed The First Articulated "Steering Lamps" , These Lamps Were A True Innovation At The Beginning Of The 20th Century. This Is Why Curt Fischer Is Considered The Inventor Of Tractable Light By Many.

Quality Design & Build With A Fabulous Black Enamel Shade, All In Exquisite Condition. This Actual Design Was First Made In 1919 & Was Continued To Be Produced Until 1949.

This Lamp Is Originally Made As A Wall Mountable Lamp. We Have Mounted The Lamp On A Heavy Base To Be Used As A Table Or Desk Lamp. Removing It From The Base & Mounting To The Wall Is Simply Done By Just Removing The Mounting Screws.

Completely Rewired & Tested Ready To Go.

Height ( Fully Stretched ) 125cm, Width Of Base 25cm x 25cm, Shade Width 17cm.

You Are More Than Welcome To Purchase This Item In Person & Pick It Up From Our London Based Workshop.

Shipping from United Kingdom

Processing time

Please contact me to find out when this item will be ready to ship.

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

Secure options
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns and exchanges

Just contact me within: 3 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 14 days of delivery

I don't accept cancellations

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)

Conditions of return

Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.

Legal imprint