RARE PARAMOUNT STUDIOS HOLLYWOOD FILM LIGHT. Originally manufactured in Hollywood, California, USA in the early 1940s. We were very lucky to acquire this light direct from Paramount studios in Hollywood. The Light has been used for many years in the booming film industry.
The Movie production company has commented that this light was used on the Film set of "War of The Worlds" based on the H. Paramount had scores of the best talent in Hollywood with stars such as: Marlene Dietrich, Mae West, Gary Cooper, Claudette Colbert, The Marx Brothers, Dorothy Lamour, Carole Lombard and Bing Crosby. The light has been superbly engineered, and features a ventilated body, focusing arm, 360 degree rotation, ribbed focus lens and an internal reflector.
This light is now prized for its iconic style, industrial design and wonderful history. The spot light has been professionally polished, The finish is to an extremely high standard.
We take pride in the finished result as the lights represent a unique and rare piece of design history. Lens 32cms, Length 55 cms, Width 47cms, Height 62cms. The Light gives a clear-cut soft beam of lighting.
The Light is presented on an original tripod that has been fully restored and features rich detailed fittings. The Tripod is height adjustable from 115cms to 230cms. The light has been professionally re-wired with 3 core quality silk braded vintage style lighting flex. We have converted the light for domestic use and had the Light fitted with an LED Lighting unit. This light has been fully pat tested by a certified tester for electrical safety and meets with the current safety requirements.
The light is a rare and original Hollywood design classic, beautifully restored. The light looks great in modern or period homes or for the finishing touch in an executive office.This is an iconic statement piece that will appreciate in value over time. The new packaging we use for sending your light is sourced with environmentally based ethics and will be eco-friendly and recyclable. The item "VINTAGE 1950s FILM STUDIO SPOT LIGHT MOVIE INDUSTRIAL ANTIQUE FLOOR LAMP THEATRE" is in sale since Friday, April 18, 2014. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Lamps\20th Century". The seller is "antcollworld" and is located in Walton-on-Thames, Surrey. This item can be shipped worldwide.